Francesca Spoerry has been the Program Manager at GSG since April 2018

Before to joining the team, Francesca was on the year-long OnPurpose leadership development programme where she worked at UK social investment Wholesaler, Big Society Capital, and at an environmental consultancy and impact investment firm, SystemIQ. Over the last year Francesca has worked on consultancy projects, research reports, fund due diligence deals and market building projects, all within the field of impact and responsible investment.

Prior to this, she briefly worked at an accelerator supporting early stage environmentally focused companies in scaling, through partnerships with large corporates and impact investors.  She began her career in the financial services industry, where she spent 5 years working at Morgan Stanley in client service and account management functions.

She is a mentor through HERA, a charity providing entrepreneurship training, professional mentoring and grants to women survivors of human trafficking, violence and exploitation. She is also working on a creating community owned outdoors swimming pool and café in her local area.