Belinda is the CEO of the English Family Foundation, a private foundation whose vision is to support transformational change in our world through the growth and development of social entrepreneurs and social businesses. Belinda works closely with social enterprises to develop and support their sustainable business models for delivering social outcomes, and she has a particular focus on progressing the role of philanthropy in developing the sector towards scalable investment.
She has spent the past decade in the philanthropic and for purpose sectors including roles within Australia Philanthropic Services and the Sydney Community Foundation. Prior to this Belinda had an extensive career in investment management spanning three continents and she holds a BA in economics along with post graduates in philanthropy, applied investment and in financial accounting.
Belinda holds several not for profit board positions – she is on the Board of ActionAid Australia and on the Advisory Boards of the Social Impact Hub and White Box Enterprises Ltd.