Laura Espiau

Laura supports SIX as one of the Learning Partners in the CHESS Horizon project about building social innovation (SI) ecosystems to contribute to tackle socioecological challenges. She also keeps her eyes open for further international opportunities for SIX to apply its SI expertise to the global sustainability path. In her international career Laura encourages the ... Laura Espiau

January 4, 2024

Patricia Letayf

Patricia is the Senior Portfolio Lead at SIX, where she provides strategic oversight of all of the organisation’s projects and programmes.  Patricia is a social entrepreneur and has spent most of her career working in the Middle East. In 2016 she co-founded Five One Labs, an international startup incubator that helps talented entrepreneurs from diverse ... Patricia Letayf

October 30, 2023

Jungwon Kim

Jungwon Kim is the co-founder of Spread-i, a UK-based research collective that aims to disseminate ideas, innovation, and inspiration among social sectors in Asia and Europe. Spread-i identifies social innovators and innovation cases in the UK and Europe, introducing them primarily to Korean public sectors, researchers, civil society, and practitioners. The principal outcomes of these efforts include policy case studies, strategy reports, ... Jungwon Kim

October 2, 2023

Zaf Choudhury

Zaf is a Programmes Lead at SIX with a focus on the Funders Node and Business For Good programmes.  He is a Fellow of On Purpose, an exploratory leadership and development programme for experienced professionals entering the social and environmental impact space. Over 12 months he worked with two purpose-driven organisations; eBay UK Social Impact, ... Zaf Choudhury

May 10, 2023

Amwaj Alzahrani

Amwaj is the Communication Designer and Creative Visualizer at SIX. She started working at SIX with the creative visualization of the SIX Wayfinder 2020, one of SIX’s flagship programs aimed at building the field of social innovation by bringing together key stakeholders across different geographies and sectors. She is currently working on creating and maintaining ... Amwaj Alzahrani

February 18, 2022

Peter Mwangi

Peter manages all accounting and finance functions of SIX, including management of internal financial systems, budgetary controls, management reports, annual accounts and other statutory financial reports.  He holds an MSc Investment and Risk Management, a bachelor’s degree in Accounting and Finance and has vast working experience within the charity sector. 

January 12, 2022

Marco Shek

As Asia Lead, Marco’s immersion in the region allows him to make sense of the ecosystem and build Asia’s social innovation narrative. He works on SIX’s global initiative building social innovation skills and capacities in people and organisations. Prior to that, Marco led the communication and network coordination work for Social Innovation Community (SIC) – ... Marco Shek

January 12, 2022

Josiane Smith

Josiane leads work that supports global funders to meaningfully connect with partners and peers, stay ahead of opportunities and trends, build capacity and manage change internally and externally, and improve MERL. She regularly convenes closed circles for senior philanthropic leaders to exchange with global peers on sensitive and critical topics, leads training on design thinking, ... Josiane Smith

January 12, 2022

So Jung Rim

So Jung is the Chief Operating Officer at SIX. So Jung is currently leading on the transnational learning exchange in an EU project, The European Social Innovation Alliance, aimed at building social innovation competence centres across Europe.  Her role at SIX has been primarily focused on building SIX’s work in challenging universities to embed social ... So Jung Rim

January 12, 2022

Louise Pulford

Louise Pulford is the Chief Executive Officer of SIX. Louise has been responsible for building SIX since 2008. Under her leadership, SIX spun out of the Young Foundation in 2013. Louise leads a team of 9 spread across London, Singapore and Canada. She plays a big role in SIX’s programme of work with philanthropic foundations, ... Louise Pulford

December 16, 2021