Clare has worked in the field of community philanthropy and community foundations for 20 years, most recently in the UK and Australia. She played a primary role in developing a national network of UK community foundations and was most recently CEO of the Australian Communities Foundation. Clare is Chair of NESsT-UK which supports social enterprises in Central and Eastern Europe and Latin America as well as a Board member of the UK Food Education Foundation. She is currently Director of the London Chamber of Commerce Commercial Education Trust. She lives in London.