Community Shares Practitioners can help you develop your community business idea into a successful Standard Mark-awarded share offer.

All Registered Practitioners listed on our Directory can confidently help you develop your community share offer, providing support on your business model, community engagement, governance and funding strategies.

Our Licensed Practitioners are additionally accredited to review your share offer in order for it to be awarded the Community Shares Standard Mark.

There are Community Shares Practitioners across the UK and many specialise in certain sectors, such as retail, heritage or community energy.

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The Community Shares Company

Dave has 18 years' experience of working with community and social businesses, helping to raise over £9m in community...

Sporting Assets

Paul works with Sporting Assets, a social enterprise that helps develop sustainable sports organisations, by helping them take ownership of...

Loblen Consultancy

Paul is an experienced practitioner providing support to social and community enterprises.  His specialisms include business development,...

Elderflower Legal & Secretarial Services

Mark Johnson is a commercial solicitor and ICSA-qualified Company Secretary with over 21 years’ experience of developing successful new business...

Wales Co-operative Centre

Claudia is a Business Adviser with the Wales Co-operative Centre. She has a background in youth work and student volunteering.

Sporting Assets

James has worked in the sports sector for more than 10 years. He has spent the majority of that time providing development support to sports clubs...

Locality

Jeff Scales is the Head of Services for Locality in the North and Central regions and has worked in both the public and the voluntary/community...

Co-operative Futures

Jo has been providing business consultancy to co-operatives and community owned enterprises for more than twenty years. The depth and extent of...