On Purpose

“I thrive when driving social change through redeveloping organisational structures and creating viable business models to champion causes that matter deeply to me, particularly promoting gender equality and ensuring more ethical, sustainable supply chains.”

Antonia Orr

Antonia Orr is Chief Executive of Coalition for Efficiency, a small and highly collaborative charity that helps leaders in the social sector to reflect on, measure and manage the impact of their organisation and initiatives. Prior to joining Coalition for Efficiency in 2015 Antonia led the development of a shared social value methodology for the community transport sector while General Manager at ECT Charity. Antonia is an On Purpose Fellow and sat on the Fellows Advisory Board. As an On Purpose Associate, she helped to launch and grow UnLtd’s Global Social Entrepreneurship Network - an international network for organisations supporting early stage social entrepreneurs. Antonia lived in Mexico and worked for and continues to support Semillas, a women’s fund supporting women-led grassroots organisations to close the gender gap. As a champion of female leaders, she co-founded the On Purpose Women in Leadership network and She Leads Change, a peer learning initiative for changemakers. In 2017, she was nominated in the NatWest WISE100 list.

On Purpose Placements

Antonia is an enthusiastic and highly energetic professional delivering both strategic and hands-on tasks with quality and in a timely manner.

Cliff Prior, CEO, Unltd.