I talk a lot about impact led strategies – where the focus is on delivering as much impact as possible and identifying how you can prevent a problem occurring rather than just intervening afterwards.
Julie Haywood is director of community investment for WHG, a “profit for purpose” housing association in Walsall. Her role is focused on people: happier people have better lives, she says.
Beth Pilgrim is CEO and co-founder of Supply Change, a platform connecting social enterprises with public sector organisations to help them drive the social impact in their local communities.
Jean Jarvis MBE is the managing director of Fuse Enterprise CIC, part of Wrekin Housing Group, a £70m-turnover organisation using its spending power to buy social, embed social value in all decisions, and spreading the social enterprise message.