Social Impact – 2022

Embracing Transition: Strong Leadership for Social Impact Organisations


The wide-reaching and, in many cases, devastating impacts of COVID-19 will continue to be felt for many years to come, and perhaps by few organisations more so, than those on the front line in the charity, social enterprise and wider social impact sectors. We are all aware of the deep inequalities in our communities, yet the resourcing challenges for addressing the needs grow all more challenging, alongside a complex policy and regulatory environment and the constant of social media. Before March 2020, many organisations were already undertaking transformational change and embracing transition in their organisations, responding to a rapidly altering environment, including around the opportunities and challenges of digital.

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Announcing new leadership in our Social Impact Practice

As we, at Saxton Bampfylde, celebrate our 35th year anniversary, it has been a proud moment for us to reflect on the important and interesting work we do to support many organisations.

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Interview with Steve Douglas, CEO of St Mungo’s

Having taken on the role of CEO at homelessness charity, St Mungo’s, in the midst of a global pandemic, we hear from Steve Douglas CBE about his hopes for the future, his highlights from his

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Interview with Kat Mason, Head of Social Impact Practice

We are delighted to introduce Kat Mason who has stepped into the role of Social Impact practice group head, taking the reins from Rachel Hubbard as she transitions into a more board search-focused role. Formerly

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Dialling Up the Mix: Perfecting the Leadership Skills

Jonathan Whymark, Occupational Psychologist at Saxton Bampfylde, explores the complex balance leaders must strike to find a sustainable way forward for their organisation, delivering strong leadership to both their staff and service users.

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Stepping it up: Saxton Bampfylde’s STEP programme

At Saxton Bampfylde, our mission is to change the world by changing the leaders in interesting and important organisations. We have always been passionate about creating a fairer and more representative society, and recognise the

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Key Leadership Appointments: Social Impact

Saxton Bampfylde and its global partners advise many leading organisations around the world. We are delighted to share with you a selection of some of the roles that we have been privileged to work on

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View from the River: Team Insight with Vidhu Sood-Nicholls

Meet Vidhu Sood-Nicholls – Saxton Bampfylde’s new Consultant who has joined us in a multi-practice group role. Formerly Director of Fundraising at Teach First, Vidhu’s multi-sector experience has spanned the commercial, not-for-profit and public sectors.

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