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Dame Sara Llewellin

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Chief Executive

Sara Llewellin is Chief Executive, responsible with the Board of Trustees for the strategic direction and social impact of the Trust.

Sara is on the Advisory Boards of the Impact Investing Institute, Big Society Capital and Big Issue Invest’s Growth Impact Fund. She is a former board member of Charity Bank, the Europe Foundation Centre, the Association of Charitable Foundations and Lottery Distributors. Sara was formerly at the City Bridge Trust for a number of years and before that was the Chief Executive of St Giles Trust in London. Her background is in social justice activism, particularly on gender violence, LGBT issues and children’s community provision.

Sara says: “It is an extraordinary privilege to lead an organisation which works to create structural change. Our trustees and staff are all driven by our common values and a shared optimistic vision for the future.”