The Rt Hon Nick Hurd served as a Member of Parliament for fourteen years before standing down in December 2019.
During that time he served three different Prime Ministers as a Government Minister over more than 8 years. He has been Minister for Civil Society, International Development, Climate Change and Industry, Police and Fire Service; London and Grenfell Victims and Northern Ireland. As Minister for Civil Society he led the Government work that helped establish the UK as a world leader in developing the impact Investment market.
Before politics, Nick spent 18 years in business, including almost nine years in investment banking and fund management.
He has been appointed as Chair of the Access Foundation for Social Investment, serves on the Advisory Council for the UK Institute for Impact Investment and as a Global Ambassador for the Global Steering Group for Impact Investment.