Jim Clifford OBE MSc FCA FRSA

Jim is a chartered accountant and chartered tax practitioner.  He heads the Advisory and Impact team at BWB and helps both Private and Social Sector organisations to enhance and realise value through acquisitions, disposals, mergers and other structural, and transactional approaches as well as through social investment fundraising, outcomes-based planning, strategy and evaluations. 

Jim blends his professional work in the UK and Europe with academic research and lecturing. He sits on the European Commission’s GECES group advising on the development of social enterprise in the EU.  He was the lead author the EU Impact Measurement standards for GECES, which are now embodied in secondary legislation.