Nicole Lovett, Deutsche Bank AG

Nicole Lovett headshotNicole is responsible for the bank’s CSR agenda in the UK. Since joining in 2012 she has been instrumental in developing a new cohesive strategic framework for the bank’s community investment agenda focused on projects addressing youth education, early stage social enterprises, and social inclusion; and the employee volunteering and giving programme. As part of this she helped create strong brand identities of Born to Be, Made for Good and Plus You and campaigns that articulate the strategic mission, impact and engagement of Deutsche Bank employees. In addition to heading up the UK function, Nicole supports regional alignment of the CSR strategy and its programmes working with CSR teams around the world. Previously, Nicole spent 15 years at Diageo plc across a number of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) roles, including seven years as Head of CSR for Africa, responsible for the region’s community and sustainability agenda.

NPC Ignites conference session:

B2: What does the charity sector really want from business?

Partnering with private sector organisations is still a relatively small part of charities’ work, but increasingly charities are seeing the opportunities to have more impact through such an approach. But what does an impactful approach look like? In this session we will explore how partnerships can add value to both sides of the partnership and society.