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Gavin Oldham OBE

Founder and chair of trustees, The Share Foundation

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  • Session time: 12:30-13:00

Gavin is an entrepreneur, motivated by the immense potential of our human condition and the opportunity to help individuals achieve their aims and aspirations.

Founder of The Share Centre, having previously established Barclayshare (now Barclays Stockbrokers) for Barclays Bank, Gavin plays an active role in business affairs and is a regular contributor to radio and TV. He received the Editor’s award for services to private investors from the FT/Investors Chronicle in 2013. In 2005 he founded The Share Foundation and in 2014 founded Share Radio Limited. He is managing director of both those organisations and also an elected lay member of the General Synod, a Church Commissioner and a member of its Assets Committee. Gavin was recently awarded an OBE in the New Year’s Honours for his work supporting children and young people through The Share Foundation. As Chairman of the Group, Gavin is responsible for the overall effectiveness of the Board and its Committees.

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