about

With over a decade of experience as a successful social entrepreneur and charity CEO, Baillie is an expert on strategic planning, social impact and fundraising. A graduate of Harvard and Cambridge universities, she is also a qualified life coach and experienced public speaker. 

Baillie is the Founder & CEO of Spark Inside (UK), Founder of Venturing Out (USA), and sits on the Advisory Board of Code4000 and Expert Impact (UK). She co-curated the London Hub of the World Economic Forum community of Global Shapers, and was selected as one of 40 Shapers to attend the 2019 World Economic Forum Annual Meeting at Davos.  Baillie formerly advised government as a UK Ministry of Justice Policy Fellow ‘at Large’. She has delivered multiple TEDx talks as well as keynotes and lectures at companies, schools and universities.

Baillie was recognised for her entrepreneurial leadership as the youngest inductee into the JA Boston Business Hall of Fame (USA); winner of the Women Economic Forum Iconic Woman of the Decade (global); and finalist in the Women of the Future and McKinsey Next Generation Women Leader awards (UK). 

An accomplished fundraiser, Baillie is known for her bold and inclusive leadership, honest and compassionate delivery of hard truths, and innovative approach to solving entrenched, systemic challenges.

MEDIA

PIONEERS POST (2019): SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURS AND MENTAL HEALTH: ARE WE BEING HONEST ENOUGH?

MEDIUM (2019) DAVOS: IMPRESSIONS OF A FIRST-TIME ATTENDEE

WORLD ECONOMIC FORUM AGENDA (2019): PRISONS ARE FAILING. IT’S TIME TO FIND AN ALTERNATIVE

WORLD ECONOMIC FORUM AGENDA (2019): WE HAVE SOLUTIONS TO CRIME. WE JUST NEED TO SCALE THEM.

NEW PHILANTHROPY CAPITAL (2018): WHOSE DATA IS IT ANYWAY?

TALENTPOOL (2019)TOP 50 FEMALE-FOUNDED COMPANIES IN LONDON

24ME (2019)INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY 2019 – 24ME IS HONORING INSPIRING WOMEN WORLDWIDE

GINGER PUBLIC SPEAKING (2019)WALL OF WOMEN – GAME CHANGING FEMALE LEADERS

DEUTSCHE WELLE (2019):  DAVOS GLOBAL SHAPERS WORK TOWARD LASTING CHANGE

GAME CHANGERS (2018) – WHY WE NEED TO RETHINK ENGLAND’S PRISON SYSTEM

INTERVIEW WITH STARTUP BEAT (2018)

INTERVIEW WITH UPEFFECT (2018)

TEDx LONDON BUSINESS SCHOOL – WHAT IF BEING ‘SOFT ON CRIME’ IS GOOD FOR SOCIETY? (2017)

INTERVIEW WITH STARTUS MAGAZINE (2016)

TEDx SWPS – MORAL DILEMMAS (2016)

TEDx SURREY UNIVERSITY – WHAT I LEARNED FROM YOUTH IN PRISON (2014)

TEDx COVENTGARDENWOMEN – ONCE A THIEF, ALWAYS A THIEF? (2014)

CONTACT

For more information, email: baillie@baillieaaron.com.