Nick joined Social Investment Business (SIB) as CEO in January 2018. SIB helps charities and social enterprises get the money and support they need to improve people’s lives. Since 2002, SIB has provided over £0.5bn worth of loans and grants to charities and social enterprises, and supported 1000+ organisations to become more resilient through business support programmes.
Previously, Nick was Deputy CEO at Social Enterprise UK, where he helped treble membership numbers, develop the Buy Social Corporate Challenge, and oversaw its research function, including the State of Social Enterprise report. Before that, he was Director of Policy & Communications at the School for Social Entrepreneurs, and led the expansion of their social franchise across the country.
Nick is on the board of Social Value UK, the Impact Investing Institute, and Social Tech Trust; and also represents SIB on Big Society Capital’s Advisory Board, Charity Bank’s Social Sector Advisory Panel, Big Issue Invest’s Outcomes Investment Committee, and the Diversity Forum for Social Investment.