Alison Fort

Alison Fort

As the Managing Director for Toniic Europe, Alison has led the growth of membership and services in Europe and beyond. Additionally, she has served as Acting CEO in 2016 and co-authored the Millennials & Impact Investing and Venture Philanthropists & Impact Investors reports.

She brings over a decade of experience in corporate finance and social finance. Alison joined Toniic after having led business development at the Social Stock Exchange in London. Alison was part of the team that launched the Social Stock Exchange in 2013 and was responsible for corporate member acquisition and relationship management. She developed the SSE community of investors; working with institutions, family offices, private banks and the retail investor.

Throughout her career Alison has worked across multiple industries and geographies with companies of all sizes and stages of development. Alison started her career in the Corporate Advisory team at Deutsche Bank and prior to joining the Social Stock Exchange, she was one of the founders of Four Elements Capital a corporate finance advisory business working with entrepreneurs in environmental and social impact sectors. Previous roles include consulting to boutique investment banks, sitting on the Board of a healthcare services startup and leading the UK roll-out of a Swedish investor relations business.

Alison holds a B.Sc. in Management (Accounting & Finance) from UMIST, Manchester University. She is a swimming coach in her spare time and lives outside London with her husband, daughter and son.