On Purpose

Andrew Purvis

Andrew Purvis has worked in the for profit, not for profit and social enterprise sectors. He started his career with Jardine Matheson in SE Asia where he worked in Hong Kong, Vietnam and Japan. Having completed an MBA at IMD in Lausanne, he spent 7 year as Managing Director of Neal’s Yard Remedies based in London. After overseeing the successful sale of the business, he went on to become Chief Executive of the charity Fairbridge helping disadvantaged young people achieve their potential and where his last project was to initiate the merger with the Prince’s Trust. Most recently he has been Chief Executive of K10, a social impact business targeted at helping young people access apprenticeships in the construction sector.