Dave Boyle

Co-operative advisor

The Community Shares Company

Community shares
Community shares Standard Mark
Converting to a co-op
Fundraising (social investment)
Organisational development (start-up)
Organisational development (growth)
Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Dave Boyle

Dave has 18 years' experience of working with community and social businesses, helping to raise over £9m in community shares in the last 5 years. 

Dave has worked with all types of community business, from local pubs to sports clubs, piers to pools, magazines and TV stations, train companies to comedy venues.

He specialises in communicating complicated information in accessible ways, using the power of social media to reinforce share issue campaigns (Dave wrote the script for the Community Shares Unit's video explaining community shares).

Dave is Licensed by the Community Shares Unit to award the Community Shares Standard Mark.