Jon Yates, Forum Member
Jon is one of the founders of The Challenge and heads-up Strategy and Development where his responsibilities include incubating new programmes, innovation, fundraising, public affairs and evaluation. Prior to setting up TCN, Jon worked in international development for the Acumen Fund and Tearfund, spending time in Kenya and the USA. Previously, Jon was a management consultant for McKinsey & Company working for public, private and non-profit clients. During both of these periods, Jon also spent time working with young people, running residential programmes for 13-18 year olds.