Bradley Heslop

Co-Founder & Managing Director – Africa

Bradley is co-founder and Managing Director – Africa of WSV, a social franchise which licenses “Businesses in a Box” of proven community operated social enterprises to NGOs to scale impact quickly and support development goals. WSV’s current portfolio of three micro-enterprises impacts the health, education and economy of communities living below $3 p/d. WSV entrepreneurs locally manufacture affordable reusable sanitary pads, distribute solar services, provide sanitation and produce organic fertilisers. Through franchising, WSV aims to have 3 million people directly benefiting from their network by 2024. In 2014, Bradley was ranked 5th in the Top 100 Future Leaders publication. Since then, Bradley has supported the British Council’s work on social enterprise, spoken at the United Nations and co-founded the Royal Society of Arts’ International Development Network.



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SEWF 2019


Explore our plenaries, mini-plenaries, sessions and workshops at SEWF 2019 from 23 – 25 October.

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See a list of speakers from around the world to present, debate and share ideas at SEWF 2019

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SEWF 2019

Week overview

We have exciting events throughout the SEWF week, read more about our interesting side events

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