7th July 2022

Responsible Futures - The S in ESG

Our Group Director of Brand, Marketing and Communications, Lynda Thwaite, will be taking part in a live webinar discussing why social value matters.

Register now for this free webinar exploring how to build strong charity and community partnerships. 

Lynda Thwaite will be joined on the panel by Mark Shearer, Co-Founder of ActionFunder, Guy Battle, CEO of Social Value Portal, and Muireann Meehan Speed, Managing Director at Oxford Mutual Aid. 

Social value helps to engage, enable and empower people inside and outside of organisations to work together in the pursuit of social, economic and environmental wellbeing.

In this webinar, the panel will focus on:

  • What does social value mean?
  • Why is it so important to have social value in your business?
  • Why does a company need to have a social value strategy?
  • What are the common mistakes people make when it comes to social value?
  • Why is matching with the right charity & community project so important?
  • How can you be sure that your partnership is working and of value?

7th July 2022


11:00 -12:00

Register here

Our speaker

  • Lynda Thwaite

    Group Director of Brand, Marketing and Communications

    Passionate about brand, creativity and putting people first, Lynda is resolute on the need for true equality and diversity. Lynda has led Brand, Marketing & Communications at Sir Robert McAlpine (SRM) since 2017 and sits on the company's executive leadership team. She is the Executive sponsor for SRM’s Gender Equality Network as well as a member of the Ability and LGBT+ Affinity Networks. Lynda is a Board member of Social Enterprise 'The People's Pool', a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Marketing and an Ambassador for the Women Leaders Association.

I am delighted to be speaking at the Responsible Futures event on The 'S' in ESG. I won't be holding back and plan to say exactly what I think about why the 'S' matters, but also about how ignoring it will cost you more in the long run!

Lynda Thwaite

Event Information

  • Event Location: Online

    Date: 07.07.22

    Time: 11:00 - 12:00

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