Amanda Jenkins has extensive commercial, educational and volunteer experience both in and outside the 3rd Sector. After completing her degree in German, Amanda spent the next decade in the Lloyd’s Insurance Market, followed by senior roles with two New York law firms. She then moved to teaching English as a second language and worked as a cross-cultural trainer for high ranking executives from around the world.
Amanda is an advisory board member of the Varkey Foundation, a not-for profit organisation focused on improving standards of education for underprivileged children, as well as being a We Day UK board member for Free the Children and an Ambassador for Barclays LifeSkills programme. She has also participated in donating groups and set up her own Family Foundation.