Impetus–PEF (Private Equity Foundation) is a charity comprised of members of the European private equity community. It is described as a 'pioneer of the venture philanthropy model in the UK'. It aims to 'support disadvantaged children and young people from cradle to career'.
- Andy Ratcliffe, CEO. Ex-Deputy Chief Executive of the Africa Governance Initiative. Prior to that he was a Senior Policy Adviser for Education in the Prime Minister’s Strategy Unit.
Impetus-PEF is supported by individuals, corporations in the private equity business, as well as government departments.
A list of supporters is on its website (note some donors wish to remain anonymous).
- Fair Education Alliance, member of. Launched in October 2014, FEA is a campaign with the aim of narrowing the achievement gap between young people from the poorest communities and their wealthier peers by 2022.