• Our dedicated team has average industry experience of 20+ years in both the finance and not-for-profit sectors

Gilly Orr

Chief Operating Officer

Gilly joined SASC in 2018 to help build out SASC’s first housing fund, Social and Sustainable Housing. Since them she has developed critical infrastructure across the firm including impact measurement processes and systems, the website, SASC’s brand and now operational matters. Gilly has extensive experience of large scale project management in the public, private and third sectors. Prior to joining Social and Sustainable Capital she worked in youth services where she helped charities take on social investment allowing them to scale their work. Gilly started her career in journalism. She spent 11 years at the BBC, editing the Today programme and organising global radio coverage of major UK events. She has a Masters in Inequality and Social Sciences from the LSE. Gilly volunteers on the Order of Malta’s projects working with the marginalised across the globe. She is a former volunteer, trustee and advisor for its UK youth branch, the Order of Malta Volunteers.