Oli Monks

Founder of Place with Purpose

Oli Monks is an entrepreneur and Founder of Place with Purpose, which creates spaces in which neurodiverse communities can thrive – an initiative inspired by his brother Nicky, who is autistic. Oli’s expertise lies in creating collaborative working environments in which all individuals can flourish. A Management and Entrepreneurship graduate, Oli is currently an Entrepreneur in Residence at Lancaster University. A fellow of the RSA, Oli is also a youth facilitator and speaks and writes regularly on issues concerning employment, mental health and autism.