Our Team

Mark McTaggart

Principal Consultant

Mark has been supporting community business and social enterprises for over 20 years. He supports entrepreneurs with strategy development, fundraising and governance.

He is a specialist advisor at the Plunkett Foundation and previously worked with Locality supporting communities and public service organisations to have more power over local services and budgets.

David Hinton

Principal Consultant

David is an entrepreneur and business consultant with expertise in social enterprise and purpose led business. He has worked extensively in recruitment, training, and careers education.

He was previously Director of Impact and Innovation at Supplytrain CIC, a social enterprise supporting young people into work across the UK. He is passionate about the social enterprise movement and actively supports entrepreneurs through Unity Ventures and at Westminster Business School where he is a Visiting Lecturer for Social Enterprise.

Dona Pabasara

Project Assistant

Dona has a background in politics and economics and has experience working in government and international organisations on areas related to social and foreign policy. She has worked extensively with NGOs and youth-led organisations over the years and provided project management, administration and research support. Dona has a BSc. In Economics and MSc. In International Political Economy.

Caelie Hawkins

Associate Consultant

Caelie works with clients to plan and implement strategic growth strategies.

Caelie is a business consultant specialising in scaling business process and operations through planned growth phases. She has a background in commercial finance, energy and social enterprise.

Phil Golding

Associate Consultant

Phil works with clients to plan and implement marketing strategies to drive stakeholder engagement and commercial success.

Phil is an experienced marketer, consultant and entrepreneur with a background in apprenticeships, education and social enterprise.