Our board

Peter Holbrook (Social Enterprise UK) (chair)

Peter is CEO of Social Enterprise UK - the national body for social enterprise and a membership organisation. Social Enterprise UK, together with its members, is the voice for social enterprise.

Jake Ferguson (Hackney CVS)

Jake is Chief Executive of the local infrastructure support organisation, Hackney CVS. Hackney CVS leads a range of programmes which inject much needed resources to local groups to tackle key issues in the Borough. He has been with Hackney CVS for 14 years and is also a trustee of NAVCA.

 jennifer finn Jennifer Finn (Acevo)

Jennifer is Director of Member Services at the Association for Chief Executives of Voluntary Organisations (ACEVO), the professional body of third sector leaders which works to connect, develop and represent its 2000 members.

Vivienne Hayes WRC Vivienne Hayes (Women's Resource Centre)

Vivienne is Chief Executive of the Women's Resource Centre, which is the national umbrella body for the women's voluntary and community sector. Vivienne has spent the last 20 years working in the women’s sector, both delivering and managing services.

Simon Hebditch (Small Charities Coalition)

Simon is Chair of the Small Charities Coalition and a trustee of Reach Volunteering. Simon has recently worked as a consultant with civil society following a period as Chief Executive of Capacitybuilders from 2006 to 2008. 

kunle Kunle Olulode (Voice 4 Change England)

Kunle is Director at Voice4Change England. Kunle has a wealth of experience gained from running policy teams in the voluntary sector and local government and is a former Convenor of Camden Black Workers Group.

 sarah vibert Sarah Vibert (Epilepsy Society)

Sarah is Head of Development and Policy at Epilepsy Society, the leading national epilepsy medical charity. Prior to working at Epilepsy Society, Sarah was Head of Charity Partnerships at In Kind Direct, a charity that provided support to charities through in-kind donations. Sarah started her career in local government and subsequently worked in The Mayor of London’s office.


Karl is Director of Public Policy at NCVO. He is an Honorary Visiting Fellow at Cass Business School’s Centre for Charity Effectiveness, where he also contributes to the ESRC Centre for Giving and Philanthropy. Karl is a trustee of St Albans Centre for Voluntary Service.

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