Adam Kybird

Director of Innovation & Investment Team: Social innovation and investment

Adam joins the Young Foundation from Bridges Fund Management, a specialist Impact Investor. At Bridges he focused on Social Impact Bonds, leading Bridges’ work in homelessness through investments in a variety of charities working in homelessness prevention, the Private Rented Sector, rough sleeping interventions and support to care leavers. He also led investments into Travel Training programmes for children with Special Educational Needs and supported the Impact Management Project. For the past two years Adam has sat on the Young Academy investment committee, supporting the work of the Young Foundation to provide repayable finance to early stage education ventures.

Adam previously worked for the KPMG Government Strategy Group where he was an Associate Director and focused on providing corporate finance and strategy advice to Local and Central government. Prior to this Adam worked for the Clinton Foundation HIV / AIDS Initiative in Liberia and Indonesia, helping to strengthen national health systems to provide quality treatment for HIV / AIDS patients.