Ben manages CAN Invest advisory projects and our accelerator programme, CAN³. He has worked with more than more than 30 VCSEs over 2.5 years on impact and business readiness projects, and specialises in helping VCSEs to create sophisticated Theories of Changes, has developed an impact audit methodology, builds capacity within organisations to measure and report on social impact, and empowers Chief-Executives and Directors to develop impact-led strategies for growth and impact-driven decision-making. He also managed the £1.2M West Lindsey Community Assets Fund, which offered a mixture of grant/loan funding to rural community businesses.
Previously, Ben worked at Morgan Stanley, enhancing the effectiveness and efficiency of the Commodities Operations department. He is currently a Director of Power Up North London, a community energy company, and led a community share offer that raised £30k to install 19kW of solar panels on a local church. He holds a first class degree from Loughborough University in Sport Management.