Gary is the CEO of SThree and drives the companys Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) programme from the top; he is actively and personally involved at all levels. The companys CSR programme has a vision of Transforming Lives through Skills and Work and positively impacts a significant number of BAME people.
Gary sits on the Group CSR and Diversity and Inclusion Committees and attends both on a quarterly basis, ensuring that issues are regularly discussed at the Board and Executive Committees.
Gary has sponsored and led initiatives with various community partners such as: SOS Childrens Villages, The Powerlist Foundation, UpRising, the Mitie Foundation, City Gateway, House of St Barnabas, The Challenge, Circle Collective, Youth Futures, Caius House, St Gabriels College and Chelsea Academy.
He regularly gives motivational talks to young people from underprivileged backgrounds and unemployed jobseekers to share his personal tips for success, the groups he addresses always have BAME representation. He plays an important part in the companys long-term partnership with SOS Childrens Villages and went to visit projects in Zambia and Malawi during 2013. Since then he has led the company in setting ambitious fundraising targets, currently SThree is on track to reach £1m by the 10 year partnership anniversary in December 2018.