Liz is a Social Enterprise Consultant with experience in international development startups and social enterprises across Australia, South East Asia, Central America and Europe, specialising in business development, community engagement, digital marketing, data analytics and research. Liz works as the lead social enterprise and impact venture consultant and Imapct Seed, WA’s peak market builder for social enterprise and impact investment. Liz’s role at Impact Seed includes;
- – Supporting investment readiness of impact venture. Providing direct support to impact ventures in developing business plans, financial models, scaling, operations, hiring teams in order to become ready for impact investment,
- – incubation, capacity building and bespoke business-building support for new purpose-driven social and environmental impact enterprises,
- – and helping existing businesses to transition into impact
Prior to Impact Seed Liz has led partnership and community engagement projects for a number of social enterprise organisations. She has successfully developed partnership and collaboration projects between small social enterprises or not-for-profits and large international corporations. This included the development and implementation of sustainability and growth strategies for not-for-profit organisations aiming to diversify fundraising through social enterprise in SE Asia. Liz has a background in digital marketing and has worked on the implementation for numerous social enterprises and community platforms. This includes capacity building with population groups with limited opportunities to build skills and employability.