Peter is chief executive of Social Enterprise UK. Prior to joining SEUK, Peter was founding CEO of Sunlight Development Trust where he established a network of award winning social enterprises including event catering, community radio and property management to fund the services.
He's a member of the Government’s mutuals taskforce, employee engagement taskforce, Chair of the Social Enterprise World Forum, and a board member of Big Society Trust overseeing the delivery of Big Society Capital. Peter has previously worked for Oxfam, Greenpeace, Marks & Spencer and Body Shop International.
Writing in Pioneers Post Quarterly's Autumn edition, Peter Holbrook, chief executive of Social Enterprise UK, sees government reform, greater transparency and boardroom leadership as the way to a more equal society.
Local enterprise partnerships (LEPs) will recieve £5.2 billion of EU funds over the next 7 years. Chief executive of Social Enterprise UK, Peter Holbrook, explains what this will mean for social enterprises in the UK.
UK housing associations spend around £13bn a year, but social enterprises are not working with housing associations as much as they could be says Peter Holbrook, chief executive of Social Enterprise UK.