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Daria is an independent strategy consultant working with mission driven organisations from private, public and social sectors to maximise their impact and sustainability. She spent 5 years as an Executive Director for Strategy, Research and Performance at Teach First, a charity tackling educational inequality and prior to that was a Strategy Director at Big Society Capital, an organisation set up to connect investment to charities and social enterprises creating social change. Daria has broad experience in strategy and research, including at New Local Government Network, NHS England and the Cabinet Office Strategy Unit. She is a member of the Big Issue Invest Investment Committee and sits on the Board of a Multi Academy Trust. She also has first-hand experience of the barriers faced by EAL pupils having migrated from Russia to the United States at school age.