Sarah Forster is CEO and co-founder of The Good Economy Partnership, a social advisory firm dedicated to enhancing the role of business and finance as drivers of inclusive and sustainable development. Previously she held senior positions at The World Bank, the New Economics Foundation and Big Issue Invest.
Niamh Goggin runs a consultancy company, Small Change, advising on and researching social investment. She was the first Chair of the Community Development Finance Association, and is a trustee of the Community Foundation for Northern Ireland, UK Community Foundations and Social & Community Capital.
Social investors are too busy looking to the rooftops, instead of spending time helping investees build strong and solid foundations – leaving a clear role for impact-first foundations moving into this space.