Marcus leads on social impact, developing evidence and providing support to fund managers. Marcus has worked in the charity and public sectors for twenty years, beginning his career in a hostel which supported homeless people in East London before joining the Big Lottery Fund as a Senior Policy Manager where he was responsible for designing, delivering and evaluating multi-million pound funding programmes for charities. Marcus is currently a trustee of Relate London SE.
Over recent months there has been a flurry of new impact reports from social investors across the UK. It is great that intermediaries are publishing these reports that show what social investment can help achieve but also highlighting some of the challenges and lessons along the way.