Cecil is the UK Managing Partner at Hiberus and Director at Foundervine. He is a passionate advocate for publicizing the D&I agenda though online media and events to a varied demographic. At Hiberus in 2019, Cecil sponsored a ‘Build an App in a Day’ event in collaboration with Microsoft, targeted at getting more BAME people interested in technology. He has been instrumental in the growth of Foundervine, a social enterprise which helps diverse founders build startups from scratch. He has spoken publicly about the need for diversity in entrepreneurship and about black innovation, and he helped organize and run four weekend entrepreneurial programs to upskill BAME entrepreneurs among other initiatives in schools and universities.