Lena Patel


Lena is Director of Strategic Engagement at the Responsible Business Initiative for Justice, a not for profit working with businesses on criminal justice reform. She has over 25 years’ experience in stakeholder engagement and management, in both the public and corporate sectors. Her varied working history includes the Greater London Authority, where she led the Mayor’s relationship with the business sector; The Institute of Community Cohesion developing their private sector strategy; Nesta, where she headed up corporate affairs; and myLotto24, where Lena led on international public affairs and corporate social responsibility.