Managing Director of Hubbub Enterprise

Rebecca likes using commercial ideas to tackle social and environmental challenges, and is interested in the products we buy and their potential for positive impact in the world. In the role of Managing Director for Hubbub Enterprise, the social enterprise arm of Hubbub, Rebecca is looking at ways to scale the impact of Hubbub’s work by taking new products and services to scale.

Rebecca has a track record of creating impact across a wide spectrum of organisations, from grassroots organisations in Africa to big business in the UK. She is a recent Fellow of the On Purpose programme – a one year leadership programme for social enterprise. As part of this, she was based in the Plan A Team at Marks & Spencer and with the technology start-up FutureLearn. Previously at Restless Development, Rebecca was based in the East and Southern Africa region leading on strategic partnerships as well as providing hands-on support and technical direction to six Country Offices. She has also worked for UNICEF and the UNHCR to secure high-level investment for global humanitarian programmes.