Ashley Lopez is the Chief Executive Officer of Department of Coffee and Social Affairs, a fast growing independent coffee business in the UK. She is a Founding Member of the Central London Rough Sleepers Committee (CLRSC). The CLRSC provides meals and services to the homeless and socially vulnerable in Central London and has served 10,000 meals since its inception.
Ashley is a Director of The Afri-CAN Charity, which provides employment and training in South Africa. She is also a director of The Goldfinger Factory, a London based social enterprise that is an up-cycling production and learning hub for the training, support and inspiration of London’s most disadvantaged residents to create desirable furnishings and fits-outs for London’s trendsetters with a social conscience. In January 2016 Ashley was appointed a Trustee of Pump Aid, a UK charity that has provided over 1.35 million of the poorest people in Sub Sahara Africa with clean water.
Ashley holds a BA in Law from Winona State University, an MSc in Law & Finance from Queen Mary University, London and a MA in Management from the University of Westminster, London.