Anna has worked in the social enterprise sector for 10 years, first as a social entrepreneur, then supporting innovative social enterprises to launch and grow in the UK and East Africa. For the last four years she has run Reach for Change Ethiopia, supporting social entrepreneurs to build and strengthen their businesses, from idea phase all the way through to scale. Entrepreneurs are provided with financial and intensive non-financial support from business and sector experts to build financially sustainable enterprises improving the lives of women, children and youth in Ethiopia. She was instrumental in building the social enterprise sector in Ethiopia, with Reach for Change being a founding partner of Social Enterprise Ethiopia. Anna has now taken up a new role leading the Global Social Enterprise Network, the global network for organisations supporting early stage social entrepreneurs.