What we do

We help ambitious organisations and communities to develop pioneering solutions for lasting social change.

Our unique method combines financial analysis, data science, service design, and social issues research.

We focus this expertise on understanding the needs of service users and working with communities to create new responses to challenging social problems.

We support our partners in the UK and globally to improve people’s lives through better public services, a stronger voluntary sector and a clear focus on outcomes.

Our work areas

Data + Digital Labs

Harnessing the power of data and digital for people and communities.

Government + Enterprise

Resolving complex social problems through innovative partnerships.

Health + Social Care

Uniting operational, clinical and financial expertise to deliver new models of care.

Health + Work

Creating equal opportunities to fulfilling employment.

Impact Incubator

Creating new opportunities with philanthropy for lasting social change.


Putting outcomes at the heart of development finance.

Key projects

End of Life Care

Enabling health and social care systems to make change happen so that people live and die well.

Changing Futures

Improving outcomes for adults experiencing multiple disadvantages.

Palestine Development Impact Bond

Opening up employment opportunities for Palestinian women and youth.

Maximising Access to Education

A vision for inclusive systems change to support children at risk of exclusion.

Family Context

A digital tool to provide information to families and help ensure fewer children end up in care.

Health and Employment Partnership

Transforming the lives of those with health conditions by helping them find work.


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