Shona has significant experience in social enterprise development in the UK and NZ. This has involved roles including direct support to start-up and transitioning enterprises, the design and delivery of learning programmes for social enterprise leaders and research and advisory to government and philanthropic funders.
Shona’s key capabilities include business planning, financial management and accounting systems, marketing and small business management. She has facilitated, advised and mentored passionate people dedicated to improving social inclusion, public health and education.
In 2012, she designed and launched Run Native – the first collective online marketplace for social enterprise products across the UK. It offers beautiful products to ethical consumers and builds business for the whole sector.
Shona is based in Auckland.