With over 25 years of impact, ethical and social investing, Danyal has experience working with industry giants. Danyal is currently CEO of The Big Issue Invest, leading the organisation’s social investment arm. He brings with him a wealth of experience in providing finance and support to social enterprises and charities seeking to eradicate poverty while creating opportunities for people across the UK. Prior to his role as CEO, Danyal served as Head of Social Investment with the Joseph Rowntree Foundation, where he led the foundation’s social investment allocation. In addition to deploying a £15 million fund, Danyal selected and executed investments and deployed new strategic programmes such as the Poverty Premium Fund.