Jane Pritchard

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UK

Enterprise Director, Business in the Community & arc: building better business
London, UK

Jane Pritchard is Enterprise Director of UK based responsible business charity, Business in the Community and leads its flagship social enterprise programme – arc: building better business.

arc is a service for social enterprises, connecting them with expert support and business opportunities to help them grow. arc is using the excitement of the London 2012 Olympic & Paralympic Games to connect business and social enterprises to create 1000 jobs in East London by 2015. From autumn 2012 arc will expand to other locations in the UK.

Jane has worked for Business in the Community for seven years leading on its Olympic legacy work and community investment programmes in London. Prior to Business in the Community, Jane worked in public relations and sponsorship for some of the UK’s leading consultancies and ran her own consultancy business. Her passion is to help business make the link between marketing strategy and community investment to maximise impact and effectiveness.