Jerry Nicholson (CA)

Managing Director

Jerry is passionate about using business to alleviate poverty.

Expert in: investing, SMEs, business strategy, business planning, financial modelling, raising finance, project management.

Likes: the detail, but enjoys the big picture and getting people working together even more.

Dislikes: chaos and conflict.

Fiona Nicholson (BCOM)

Strategy and Communications Director

Fiona is motivated by a desire to see people released into their full potential.

Expert in: business strategy, critical thinking, communications and photography.

Likes: telling compelling stories, seeing things differently, challenging set ideas.

Dislikes: short cuts, compromises and injustice.

Geoff Nicholson (MBA)

Adviser (UK Based)

Geoff’s business training and experience is relevant to a wide spectrum of SMEs.

Expert in: designing and using market research to identify business opportunities and managing teams to satisfy those opportunities.

Likes: good design and turning ideas and concepts into successful business operations.

Dislikes: the sacrifice of the long term good for the sake of short term personal gain.

Harun Rashid


Harun is a budding entrepreneur and eternal optimist.

Expert in: navigating Dhaka’s crowded streets and getting things done.

Likes: keeping busy, helping out and pursuing his latest business idea.

Dislikes: dangerous driving, potholes and corruption.