Strategy Team Beth Smith Impact Manager Beth studied Human, Social and Political Sciences at the University of Cambridge. She then worked as a Primary Teaching Assistant in North London. She also has experience volunteering with refugees, women and children. Ansh Kapasi Impact Officer Originally from Atlanta, USA, Ansh worked in education and humanitarian sectors in Brazil, Kenya, and Greece before coming to London to pursue a Master's at UCL's Social Research Institute, where he gained the necessary skills to effectively evaluate impact at WLZ. Asim Saleemi Impact Officer Before joining WLZ, Asim worked at the Financial Times as a Membership and Data Management Assistant, analysing data related to engagement, operations and corporate Membership. Asim studied BSc Business Economics at the University of Westminster. Carly Munjeri Finance Director Carly joined WLZ in July 2023 after working for various Not-For-Profit organisations for 11 years as a senior finance professional. Originally from Zimbabwe, Carly has lived in the UK for 30 years. She worked for 19 years in corporate finance before deciding to specialise in the charity and not-for-Profit sector. She is excited to serve in a supporting function for operational departments to enable WLZ to achieve its mission and vision. Chris Wignall Head of Knowledge and Insights Before joining West London Zone, Chris worked with a range of charities to enhance their data, impact and insight, both in the UK and internationally. He is excited to be able to support WLZ's strong commitment to evidence-led practice and knowledge sharing. May Shakespeare Impact Manager May joined WLZ after completing a BSc in Psychology at the University of Bath. Her degree involved a year-long placement with the Department of Education at the University of Oxford, where she was involved in evaluating the impact of a teacher-led intervention in Early Years settings. May also has experience working with children and young people in the charity sector with the National Citizen Service. Zoe Mathys Strategy & Impact Manager Zoe joined WLZ after working in the Australian disability sector conducting evaluation and research. She also focussed on strengthening community health service provision for young people during her time at the Victorian Government Department of Health. Zoe holds a Master of Public Health and Bachelor of Science from the University of Melbourne. Victoria Niemiec Impact Officer Vicky joined WLZ after completing a BSc in Geography at the University of Bristol. Her interest in Human Geography directed her research to focus on understanding second-generation migrant identity in the UK. As part of her degree, Vicky also studied at the University of Valencia, Spain, for a year, where she further developed her data analysis skills.