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Ernest Dodds

Social Enterprise Adviser

Ernest Dodds

Ernest Dodds has focused on work with social enterprises and traditional business start-up advice in Sunderland since 2007. Working on a range of funded initiatives in the local community delivering one to one support and training.

With a background in Accountancy, he specialises in financial planning and financial systems, including software such as Sage. Ernest has also contributed to business and financial planning aimed at the externalisation of Local Authority services. He has helped many social enterprises to start up, develop more robust financial reporting systems and created cash flow forecasts for business expansion funding applications.