Inspiring and preparing the next generation for the world of work is the rallying call of the Careers and Enterprise Company who are nationally re-energising engagement between schools with businesses. As their COO, Natalie is working with schools and businesses to join this movement, and building a network of 4,000 business volunteers to support teachers around the country with careers education. Natalie joined the company from the Mayor of London’s office, where she built his volunteering programme ‘Team London’, engaging 1 million Londoners, including over 400,000 young people, and leading London to become European Volunteering Capital 2016. Prior to the Mayor’s Office she worked for London 2012, mobilising the 200,000 workforce required to deliver the Olympic and Paralympic Games, and she began her career at global management consultancy, Deloitte, working on transformation programmes across multiple sectors and continents. Outside of work she has always demonstrated passion for young people, is a School Governor, an Enterprise Adviser and a Board member of a youth focused Social Enterprise.