Francis Davis is a graduate of Warwick Business School and London University and has
taught social enterprise, social sciences and community development at Cambridge and Oxford. His
publications on enterprise, EU anti-poverty strategies, migration, public service reform, and social
innovation have been the subject of parliamentary debates and cited in national and international
academic and media publications. He is currently an Associate of the University of Oxford Centre for Mutuals and Employee owned Enterprises, a non exec director of a local authority mutual spin out business and a member of the Higher Education Funding Council Panel D on creative enterprises and area studies for the Research Excellence Framework 2014.