Nigel Mapp set up MJ Mapp in 1998 which has become a market leader in the provision of commercial property management advice. The business now employs over 180 people within its property management and facilities management companies.
Clemmie is a child protection social worker based in Hammersmith and Fulham and gained an MSc in social work through the Frontline graduate programme. She holds a BA in History from Jesus College, Cambridge. As a former Children and Families' Pastor at St Paul's Hammersmith, she has been a supporter of Resurgo for a number of years and is passionate about the vision to transform communities, and particularly the lives of children and young people.
Andrew Carruthers is a founder of Novastar Ventures, a fund that invests in businesses providing basic goods and services such as education, healthcare, energy and information to low-income consumers in East Africa. A firm believer in the power of enterprise to bring sustainable social gains, he was previously a founder of SPARK Ventures, a listed UK investor in the information and bio-technology sectors operating in Europe, India and China.
Revd Simon Downham
Vicar of St Paul’s Hammersmith, and previously a solicitor in the city of London before studying theology and undergoing ministerial training at Wycliffe Hall in Oxford. He worked for five years at Holy Trinity Brompton before leading a church plant to St Paul’s in January of 2000.
Joe is the co-founder of Paloma Capital LLP, a London based real estate private equity business. Paloma raises equity from global endowments, pensions funds and family offices and invests in UK commercial real estate projects. Prior to this he was the founder and Managing Partner of Columbus Capital Management LLP, a real estate private equity joint venture that he established with Schroders plc.
Andrew has worked in marketing and advertising, on both on the agency and client sides. Having worked across most industries and internationally, he has specialised in the finance and technology sectors.
Hephzi is a business founder, angel investor and believer in the power of good business to transform society. An Oxford University graduate, Hephzi began her career in Investment Banking at Lehman Brothers. In 2009, she co-founded Kea Consultants, a financial headhunting firm. Her new venture supports female entrepreneurs in Africa.
Tom Shippey is Finance Director of a specialist emerging markets investment management company, based in London, where he also oversees corporate development.
Josh is a Principal with Southeastern Asset Management, a global deep value equity manager investing in strong business with good management teams trading at discounted prices.