Meet The Fellows: our sixth cohort

Dedicating a year to testing and building smart solutions to social problems

Our Fellows are a diverse group of graduates and young professionals who are ambitious about making society better. They have included engineers, journalists, actors, tech entrepreneurs, lawyers, management consultants and activists.

Get to know a handful below.

 

Introducing our sixth cohort

DAISY JACOBS

Daisy founded a theatre project at university to connect inner city young people with professional arts organisations.

SEHEL KHANDWALA

UCL graduate Sehel has worked in the social enterprise field in Australia, Kenya and the UK.

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BENOÎT GROGAN AVIGNON

Photographer and filmmaker Benoit has worked for Monocle Magazine and Pact Coffee.

Sarah-Worth

SARAH WORTH

Sarah’s interest in refugees started at University. She went on to work in a refugee camp in Greece.

GEORGE METCALFE

George studied History and Politics at the University of Warwick and volunteered for his local MP.

ALEX BLACKWOOD

Alex grew up in Australia, studied Mandarin in Beijing and worked for a tech startup in London.

DAN MARSHALL

Leaving a career in marketing and advertising, Dan is passionate about building better lives for others.

AARON JOHN

Aaron was the founding President of Enactus Bangor, seeding student-led social enterprises.

KYLE SOO

Criminal lawyer Kyle organizes Manchester’s PechaKucha group and runs events for The Holborn magazine.

Emma-Mowat

EMMA MOWAT

Emma comes from the creative industry and recently founded art business, Art Thou.

MADDY FORD

Civil Engineer Maddy recently returned from volunteering with vulnerable children in Latin America.

AYSHAH AZIZ

Ayshah is a graphic design graduate interested in culture, islamophobia and racial integration.

EBUN SANUSI

Law graduate Ebun has worked for legal charity Just for Kids Law and is a school governor at Forest Academy in Croydon.

KEVIN CHANG

Cambridge grad Kevin has left the world of software engineering to pursue a career in social innovation.

Tom-Murphy

TOM MURPHY

Tom managed operations for a North London elderly care facility and went on to work for Place To Be.

LIZ CHICK

Law graduate Liz has lived in Vancouver for the last 2 years providing Legal Aid services to vulnerable people.

SABINE VAN AMEYDE

Sabine has a degree in Social and Behavioural Sciences from the Erasmus University College of Rotterdam.

ALEX PETER

Alex has worked for anti-bullying charity Red Balloon and used to be an English teacher in Jordan.

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LEYLA MCLENNAN

Leyla has worked for Footfall Theatre and Action Productions, creating films for charities and ethical businesses.

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