Founders For Good Podcast

We speak to Founders of Tech For Good startups. The people creating solutions to the world's biggest problems: climate change, plastic pollution, poverty, gender inequality, mental health and much more.

Our aim is to inspire people to make the world a better place and share with you how you can be part of the solution.

In each episode we learn about the Founder's journey in building an impact business, their secrets for success and how they go about hiring mission-driven people.

Helping the travel and transport industries become sustainable ✈🚢🌱
August 8, 2023
Mapping the female genome and personalised contraceptive health 🧬👩‍⚕️
August 1, 2023
Transforming the death industry ⚰💀📜
July 25, 2023
Supporting local spaces by getting people to put money back into their community 🏫⛪
July 18, 2023
A decade leading the NSPCC in preventing cruelty to children
July 11, 2023
Improving financial wellbeing for frontline workers 💜🤑
July 4, 2023
Fixing the medical research system and advancing personalised medicine 🧬
June 27, 2023
Improving peoples’ financial knowledge, resilience and wellbeing 💰💜
June 20, 2023
Electronic waste and sustainable IT for businesses
June 13, 2023
Leading the transition to renewable energy
June 6, 2023
Black beauty, representation and meeting the needs of afro hair
May 30, 2023
Phone addiction and digital detoxing 📵⛺
May 23, 2023
A better way of managing unrecyclable waste and it’s environmental impact
May 16, 2023
Vulvas and ending the stigma around intimate skincare
May 9, 2023
Impact investing to create a better future for everyone
May 2, 2023
The NHS staffing crisis and need for flexible working
April 25, 2023
The charity fighting food waste and food poverty
March 21, 2023
Combatting social inequality in education and providing affordable, quality childcare
March 14, 2023
Rescuing perfectly good fruit and veg to combat food waste
March 7, 2023
Are insects our only truly sustainable protein source?
February 28, 2023
Protecting the world’s best carbon storing technology - the rainforest
February 21, 2023
Helping the NHS provide better and faster care to patients
February 14, 2023
Helping SMEs putting people and planet first, then profit second with ESG
February 7, 2023
Creating a circular economy for kids toys and clothes
January 31, 2023
Using rivers to power the world with 24/7 clean renewable energy
January 24, 2023
Designing the future of fertility benefits
January 17, 2023
Changing the perception of periods and fighting for menstrual equity
January 10, 2023
Inspiring the nation to cook more plant-based meals
January 3, 2023
Helping the retail sector become more sustainable
December 27, 2022
Adding a drop of colour and diversity to the playroom
December 20, 2022
Helping employees to find their voice and take collection action to improve their workplace
December 13, 2022
Giving those affected by cancer the support they need
December 6, 2022
Building the future of women’s health
November 29, 2022
Fixing employee benefits at work
November 22, 2022
On a mission to remove single use plastic from the bathroom
November 15, 2022
Helping families build a better world and better future for their children
October 18, 2022
Providing proper mental health support to employees
October 11, 2022
combatting single use plastic in food with reusable packaging-as-a-service
October 4, 2022
Removing the barriers and stigma attached to taking career breaks and returning tech talent
September 27, 2022
Building the UK’s largest on-demand in-home childcare platform
September 20, 2022
Harnessing the power of billions of micro transactions to make a difference
September 13, 2022
Using video games to create the new gold standard for mental health assessment
September 6, 2022
Removing the barrier to higher education
August 30, 2022
Removing bias from recruitment
August 23, 2022
Making positive climate action affordable and accessible
August 16, 2022
Using “wonky fruit” to tackle food waste in farming
August 9, 2022
The shocking truths about food waste and solving that problem through community
August 2, 2022
The future of work is flexible working
July 26, 2022
Setting the new standard for a responsible, eco-friendly consumer brand
July 19, 2022
Preventing the most harmful plastic waste from entering the environment
July 12, 2022
Helping people love where they work
July 5, 2022
Why open-source and not-for-profit is the best way to achieve climate justice
June 28, 2022
Providing affordable and accessible tutoring to disadvantaged children
June 21, 2022
Making taking care of your mental health as normal as going to the gym
June 14, 2022
From helping a vulnerable parent to creating ‘the Uber for volunteering'
June 7, 2022
What is the Founders For Good podcast all about?
June 6, 2022