Speaker Katie HILL

KatieHill is Executive Director for B Lab UK, the organisation rolling out the B Corporation movement across the UK. She has a background in Social Impact investment, establishing funds and programmes for its development . She previously ran a social enterprise in Bulgaria for 4 years, and advised the Governments of Lithuania and Poland on employment strategies.

Biography

KatieHill is first Executive Director for B Lab UK, the organisation responsible for rolling out the B Corporation movement across the UK. Having run a social enterprise in Bulgaria, Katie became interested in the mixed use of finance to support businesses make positive impact. She was Social Investment Advisor to the City of London Corporation, and set up Access Foundation, a sister organisation to Big Society Capital, before establishing B Lab UK. An economist by background, she advised the governments of Poland and Lithuania on their employment strategies. She represented a region of the UK in the EU, and was appointed on to the EU panel of experts on Social Business. She has an MBA from Oxford University and lives in London with her family.

Office :
Executive Director
Organization :
B LAB UK
Country :
United Kingdom