Eoghan is the chief executive of The Challenges Group, a family of social businesses he founded in 1999. With 20 years’ experience of working in the social enterprise and international development arenas, he is a highly respected leader and agent of best practice. His social business Challenges has worked with more than 3000 businesses in 66 countries, and has given management and leadership training to thousands of young people. It has six offices across Scotland, Ghana, Uganda, Rwanda, Zambia and Malawi, specialising in social enterprise and SME development in emerging economies. A commercial lawyer by training (University of Edinburgh), Eoghan brings considerable legal, business and entrepreneurial experience. He has also founded a variety of vehicles to support social enterprise investment, fund management and business development.