Kevin is Chair of the Ladder Apprenticeship Foundation and its regional newspaper campaigns and awards, that champion apprenticeships, locally nationally.

As a social entrepreneur, and non-exec in the fields of education, employment, and community empowerment, Kevin has been the Group CEO of the Vine Trust since 2010, a development trust, which occupies the space where the business, public, civil society sectors meet. 

With more than 5000 students in Mercian Trust, (the MAT he co-founded, and now Chairs) Kevin is passionate that their students and others, follow the vocational opportunity that best suits them.