Sam is a Consulting Practice Director for Spring Impact, leading delivery of national and international projects and in particular leads Spring Impact’s work to scale-up healthcare innovation.
Sam’s experience in the health and social care sector includes leading Spring Impact’s partnership with the Health Foundation to explore how innovations can scale across the NHS, such as our work supporting PROMPT Maternity Foundation to systemise and validate its replication model to reduce preventable harm to mothers and babies during childbirth in the UK.
Sam led the development of Spring Impact’s practical tool that helps innovators to spread healthcare innovations and has also worked with KeyRing to replicate its unique, proven approach to inspiring people that need support to live independently to other social care organisations across the UK.
Sam joined Spring Impact from Mind, the UK’s leading mental health charity, where he led the development and replication of mental health services in primary care and welfare advice
Other project highlights include:
- Delivering Spring Impact’s Leaders of Scale training programme, supporting a cohort of UK charity leaders to develop the skills and knowledge required to scale the impact of effective programmes.
- Supporting Reach Academy, a school in Feltham, to replicate its ground-breaking, cradle-to-career model and set up new schools across the country that embody its approach, addressing systemic educational inequality
- Working with STiR Education, an international education NGO that supports education systems in India and Uganda, to systemise and refine its operational processes in preparation for scaling impact in new and existing countries.
- Supporting two sexual and reproductive health and rights NGOs, dance4life and Radio Netherlands Worldwide, to restructure their international networks of partners into a social franchise system.