Serial social entrepreneur and political commentator Samuel Kasumu has started and built up a number of successful enterprises, and continues to build a reputation in UK business and politics. He is currently the managing director of Inclusive Enterprise Solutions. They operate within the UK and emerging markets.
Inclusive Enterprise, previously known as EN Campaigns, has grown rapidly since inception, becoming the 4th largest delivery partner of the government’s Start-Up Loans initiative. Start-Up Loans is the £160 million campaign focused on helping 60,000 people in the United Kingdom to set up a business through access to a low interest loan, mentoring, and training. The organisation also delivers the New Enterprise Allowance, helping over 2500 customers into self-employment through NEA.
Samuel is also the founder of Elevation Networks, one of the UK’s leading youth employment charities. The organisation has over 30,000 student and graduate members, and operates in London, Sussex, Hertfordshire and Nottingham. The charity employs over 100 people including delivery staff. Samuel set up Elevation Networks on a university campus aged 19. He is a member of the Conservative Party, and previously sat on the board of the Tory Reform Group and the Bow Group.