Our team

Mohammed is the community host at Impact Hub King’s Cross, and takes care of both the space and the people inside it! You can find him at reception 8-2pm.



Community Host


Hannah supports members and helps them connect with resources within the space as well as managing our bookings system.




Community Manager








Devi manages the team that helps social entrepreneurs start up/grow their businesses.

She planned and delivered the Scaling programme in the UK, which helped 110 social enterprises scale up their businesses across 8 European countries.

She also has responsibility for our work with PwC, the EU Social Challenges Platform and Feeding the City.


Programmes Director 


Harriet coordinates programmes that provide start up support to social enterprises. She founded and continues to run Thighs of Steel CIC, which has raised over £150,000 for refugees in Athens, co-founded a fashion business; Merrimaking LTD, and acts as Chair of the Board of Trustees for Khora UK CIO.



Programmes Manager


Alisa supports the programmes team contributing to an exciting rotation of projects supporting early stage innovators, such as Dopper’s Changemaker Challenge, and our New Roots support programme for refugees.



Programmes Assistant


Letizia’s background is in communications, particularly within charities. She is now the director of community relations, and the wellbeing champion for the organisation, organising trainings on mental health and wellbeing and more.





Community Relations Director 



Lauren has a background in communications in the social enterprise sector, and set up her own business helping charities and social enterprises communicate effectively. Now she helps maintain Impact Hub King’s Cross’ digital media platforms and communication channels, both online and off.




Digital Communications Specialist 

Emma has a passion for social development, from the community level to global. She has worked for various charitable organisations and startup incubators in partnerships and programme management capacities, and runs her own social enterprise offering free yoga classes to individuals suffering from mental health problems. At the Impact Hub she works with the programmes team to provide valuable support to their growing network of social entrepreneurs. 



Programmes Advisor


Nayla has a passion for promoting innovation with social impact. At Impact Hub King’s Cross she manages a portfolio of programmes which help social entrepreneurs to scale their impact.                    





Senior Programmes Manager


Richard was one of the founding investors at Impact Hub Kings Cross and has served as a director since 2011. He has also chaired the board of the global Impact Hub Association. Prior to discovering social enterprise, he worked for 20+ years in the FMCG/drinks industry with P&G, Whitbread, and InBev, initially in UK brand management and latterly in global marketing, strategy and general management. He ALSO has been co-founder and partner in a couple of other social businesses and is also the chair of trustees at a London based children’s education charity.




Dr. Mike Thompson is co-founder and director of Impact Hub Kings Cross, GoodBrand and GLO – Good Leaders Online, Shanghai. Mike was formerly Professor of Management Practice at the China Europe International Business School (CEIBS) and now visiting professor teaching responsible leadership and governance. He has worked with entrepreneurs all his life including The Entertainer toyshops. Mike has contributed to several books on wise leadership, spirituality and sustainability including Wise Management in Organisational Complexity with David Bevan and Suited Monk Leadership with Raf Adams.