Francis Evans
Francis Evans is a civil servant with the Department for Business in London, where he is a policy adviser on access to finance for small companies and start-ups. He was previously head of the Department’s Birmingham office, where he was responsible for education and skills issues in manufacturing. He volunteers with Initiatives of Change as Chair of the Executive Team, which oversees the running of the charity in the UK reporting to the board of trustees.

Francis is married with one daughter and lives in Herefordshire.