Meet our Managing Directors
Meet Adam, one of the visionary leaders behind The A World UK, serving as one of the founding Managing Directors. With unwavering dedication and a heartfelt commitment to making a positive impact, Adam has a deep understanding of autism gained through personal experience.
Adam's journey towards creating The A World UK was deeply personal. Having navigated the complexities and joys of autism as a parent, he has an understanding of the hurdles faced by individuals on the spectrum and their families. It was this profound understanding that fuelled his passion to establish a supportive community where autistic individuals and their families could come together within a safe, non-judgmental environment.
Adam's vision for The A World UK was crystal clear – to forge meaningful connections among autistic individuals and their loved ones, providing a safe space where everyone "gets it." He firmly believes that by uniting people who shared similar experiences, they could not only find solace in each other's company but also foster a sense of belonging and empowerment.
What sets Adam apart is his innate ability to transform personal experiences into actionable ideas for positive change. Drawing inspiration from his personal life, he tirelessly works to conceptualise and implement innovative solutions through The A World UK.
Adam embodies the spirit of A World UK's mission, which is to create a more inclusive and supportive world for autistic individuals.
Brad is a dedicated advocate for neurodiversity and a driving force behind The A World UK. As one of the Managing Directors joining The A World UK in 2020, Brad has brought a unique blend of personal experience and professional expertise to the organisation, making him an invaluable asset to the team.
Brad's journey with autism is not just professional; it's deeply personal. With numerous autistic family members, he understands the challenges and strengths that come with autism, which fuels his commitment to making a positive impact in the lives of autistic individuals and families.
Before joining The A World UK, Brad had an impressive track record of operational excellence. He played a pivotal role in supporting the previous company he worked for, which achieved a remarkable £7 million turnover during his tenure. His ability to navigate complex operational challenges and foster a culture of inclusivity and understanding has been instrumental in his career.
Brad's leadership style is characterised by empathy, vision, and a tireless dedication to the cause. He believes that creating a more inclusive society begins with education, awareness, and meaningful support systems. Under his leadership, The A World UK has undertaken numerous initiatives aimed at promoting autism acceptance, providing resources for individuals and families, and fostering an environment where everyone can thrive.
Meet Jamie, one of the visionary founders of The A World UK, whose unwavering commitment and passion drive our mission forward.
Jamie's journey in the non-profit sector began long before the inception of The A World UK. With a deep-seated desire to make a positive impact on the lives of those in need.
Jamie's personal connection to autism has been a driving force behind his dedication to The A World UK. Having grown up with autistic family members, he understands firsthand the unique challenges and incredible potential that individuals on the autism spectrum possess. This intimate experience has allowed him to empathise deeply with the daily struggles faced by autistic individuals and their families.
Jamie's professional journey from previously working within the third sector has provided him with valuable insights and skills to create meaningful change. He has honed his abilities in program development, fundraising, and community engagement. His experience has equipped him with the tools needed to help build an organisation that can make a real difference in the lives of autistic individuals.
As one of the original founders of The A World UK, Jamie brings not only his expertise but also his vision for a more inclusive world where autistic individuals are celebrated for their unique abilities and contributions. He envisions a society where opportunities are accessible, support is abundant, and understanding is limitless.