The finance system must be inclusive to all areas of society. Get involved. Use your talents. Get inspired by Angela Clements, Founder and CEO of Fair For You who guest blogs for the Finance Innovation Lab about her journey within the financial system.
“I have a good friend whose choice to be ordained came as a shock to her (and her husband!) having previously been a successful accountant. My transition from corporate banker to a social entrepreneur was not quite so sudden, though equally surprising. Many of us lose faith in the career we chose, quite a number then join the Third Sector hoping to put their skills and expertise to better use. But why would a woman of, shall we say, mature years, give up a safe and well paid job to try to build the first national, not-for-profit lender challenging high cost credit providers?”