Ashley Lopez is the Chief Executive Officer of Department of Coffee and Social Affairs, a fast growing independent coffee business in the UK. She is a Founding Member of the Central London Rough Sleepers Committee (CLRSC). Ashley is a Director of The Afri-CAN Charity, which provides employment and training in South Africa. She is also a director of The Goldfinger Factory, a London based social enterprise up-cycling and learning hub for London’s most disadvantaged residents. In June 2015 she joined The Fast Forward 2030 Board, a new forum established by UCL’s Institute for Global Prosperity.