Staff & Trustees

Tim West

Tim joined ECT Charity as a Trustee in 2010 and is founder and CEO of The Fable Bureau, a marketing and communications agency focused on building value for organisations that use brilliant business thinking to drive positive social change.

Tim has been involved in the charity and social enterprise world for many years, working initially as journalist and then a consultant on strategic communications, branding and campaigns.

He is the founding editor of Pioneers Post, the digital and print magazine for social entrepreneurs, and was publisher of the Community Transport Association’s journal for 10 years. He also founded the annual Good Deals social investment conference, and the NatWest SE100 Index for social businesses.

Tim has a degree in Music from Oxford University, studied business at Warwick and Cranfield, and also sits on the board of Big Issue Invest, The Big Issue’s social investment arm.