Claire is the director of Richmond Baxter Ltd, a consultancy offering support to organisations that want to change and grow without losing sight of their social mission.
She is a specialist in public policy and how this affects business development, strategic planning and campaigning. She has helped design and evaluate services targeted at vulnerable groups including the homeless, unemployed young people, refugees and the financially excluded. Claire’s clients include national charities, partnerships, councils and health services.
Prior to setting up her own business, Claire worked in the local government, education and voluntary sectors for 20 years.
Claire has a degree in Economic and Political Development, a postgraduate qualification in Research Methods, is a member of the Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy and the RSA.