Laura works within the Health and Social Care practice and the Care & Wellbeing Fund, a £12m social investment fund that supports community-based models of care. Laura has helped developing social investment partnerships to improve the care provided to people at the end of their lives. Laura also works on a number of advisory projects with local authorities, for example she recently led a detailed review of Newcastle’s SEND population. Laura is a fellow of SF Digital Labs, which develops innovative tools for analysing local government data. Prior to joining Social Finance, Laura worked in strategy consulting at the Monitor Group / Deloitte advising both public and private sector clients, as well as charities in the areas of health and social care, life sciences and medical research. Laura is responsible for leading the recruitment of Social Finance’s graduate scheme and holds a MA in Mathematics from Oxford.