Nick  O'Donohoe

Nick O'Donohoe

Chief executive

Nick O’Donohoe is the chief executive of Big Society Capital (formerly Big Society Bank). At the end of 2010 the government asked him to advise it on the establishment of the organisation.

He spent 15 years at JP Morgan and was global head of research from 2005. He also supervised the companies social finance group and led research studies on microfinance and impact investing as an asset class. Before that he worked at Goldman Sachs for 14 years.

He has a BA from Trinity College Dublin and an MBA from the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania.

 

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Social investment is not the only game in town

Social investment must not be the next government’s sole focus in supporting the sector, say Sir Stuart Etherington and Nick O’Donohoe.

The jury is still out on Big Society Capital

It remains unclear, says David Floyd, whether the Big Society Capital social investment model can ever provide products that charities actually need.

Nick O'Donohoe, chief executive, BSC

Nick O’Donohoe tells David Ainsworth that although social investment has been a victim of its own hype, it can undoubtedly have a transformative effect.

Nick O'Donohoe, chief executive, BSC

Big Society Capital is up and running and has made its first investments. Chief executive Nick O’Donohoe discusses what’s ahead.

Social finance: First steps towards maturity

Vibeka Mair reviews the nascent social finance market as it begins to develop and grow.

Capitalising Big Society

Big Society Capital has a critical role to play in developing and shaping a sustainable market for social investment in the UK, says Nick O’Donohoe.

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