Managing Director of Hubbub Enterprise

Rebecca is passionate about using commercial ideas to stimulate societal change, and she is fascinated by the products we buy and their potential for positive impact in the world. In the role of Managing Director for Hubbub Enterprise, Hubbub’s social enterprise arm, Rebecca is looking at ways to scale the environmental impact of Hubbub’s ideas through exploring new business models and partnerships.

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 Foods Plan A Team at Marks & Spencer where projects included leading the design and delivery of the biennial Foods Plan A Conference, focusing on the theme ‘Leadership of the Future’. She also delivered the first ever Environment Week and Workplace Communications programme with food suppliers. Previously at Restless Development, in the role of Senior Investment Manager, 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 humanitarian programmes around the world.