Martin Price

Co-operative advisor

Consultancy Coop LLP

Contact details
029 2051 4034
Organisational development (start-up)
Organisational development (growth)
Converting to a co-op
Martin Price

Dr Martin Price is an experienced consultant, who has had a number of senior management roles in the voluntary sector in Wales.

Dr Price is Chair of Social Firms Wales and a Board Member of the Development Trusts Association Wales.  He is also a Member of the Institute of Business Consultants and the Operational Research Society.

He was Chair of The Institute of Fundraising Cymru for several years and a UK Trustee of the Institute. He was Vice Chair of the BBC Wales Charity Advisory Forum, which advises on BBC Children in Need applications and allocates charity broadcasts in Wales.For three years, he was a Trustee of a Cardiff-based charity – ABCD, which helps children and young people from ethnic minorities who have disabilities

He is a member of the Board of the National Academy for Educational Leadership and has been active as a School Governor for many years.  He was Chair of Governors of a voluntary-aided secondary school in Barry for eight years, chaired the first Interim Executive Board of a school in Wales. He is a Consultant Governor for the Central South Consortium Joint Education Service and sits on its Advisory Board.

He ran the South Wales operation of The Prince’s Youth Business Trust, helping some 400 disadvantaged young people into self-employment over a period of three years and worked with Business in the Community in Wales, setting up Employee Volunteering schemes, forging links between companies and the voluntary sector. He also set up the Fundraising Operation for Mencap in Wales in their Fiftieth Anniversary year.