Alicia Weston is a social entrepreneur with a diverse background. Originally a published research scientist, she went on to work 18 years in emerging market investment banking. Leaving the City, she worked for the New Economics Foundation developing a new model to finance UK social housing.
She is the founder of two social ventures; Parkholme Supperclub, a leading London supperclub, and Bags of Taste, an innovative programme which has proven impact improving the diets and finances of people in or at risk of food poverty. Bags of Taste is now operating in 5 different London Boroughs and expanding outside of London.