Nick O’Donohoe joined British International Investment (formally CDC) as its Chief Executive in June 2017. He was previously a Senior Adviser to the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation where he specialised in the use of blended finance models to support the work of the Foundation. Nick co-founded, with Sir Ronald Cohen, Big Society Capital and served as its Chief Executive Officer from 2011 to December 2015. Prior to this, Nick worked at JP Morgan and Goldman Sachs.