Social Value Act 2012

The Public Services (Social Value) Act came into force on 31 January 2012. It requires people who commission public services to think about how they can also secure wider social, economic and environmental benefits.

The Social Profit Calculator Platform

We built the Social Profit Calculator in response to the Social Value Act. Clients can use it to calculate the value of what they do simply and effectively using a Social Value UK & Social Value International accredited platform

Impact Measurement App

The Social Impact Measurement App was built with our clients' employees and beneficiaries in mind. Measure the difference that your work makes to your staff, interns, apprentices and stakeholders lives with our fully-responsive and compatible tool.

The UN's Sustainable Development Goals

The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) (or Global Goals for Sustainable Development) are a collection of 17 global goals set by the United Nations in 2015 We help our clients align their work to deliver against these goals.

ISO 26000 Social Responsbility

We help our clients align with ISO 26000 Social Responsbility. Social Profit Calculator software enables businesses to evidence their delivery of ISO 26000 Social Responsibility principles and guidelines.


We are the Social Value Consultancy

Measure the value of what you do

Experts measuring your Social Value

Measuring Social Impact

We measure social impact, so you can create the most Social Value. Through mobile-responsive websites, we have developed pioneering ways to measure the impact made by people, organisations and communities.

Calculating Social Value

We will help you calculate the impact of your work. We can deliver Cost Benefit Analysis, Social Value Analysis, Environmental Impact Analysis, SROI, Economic Impact Analyis using LM3 & GVA uplift, and long term Asset Value.

UK & International Accreditation

We are the only UK business accredited by Social Value UK and Social Value International and we are experts helping businesses understand, develop and maximise their Social Value delivery.

Social Value & Economic Impact Training

We provide training on Impact Measurement, Impact Planning and Calculating Social Value and SROI practitioner training through Social Value UK and help buisnesses to identify trends, identify risks, and fine-tune operations including GVA & LM3.

Bid & Tender Writing

Being experts in procurement, tendering and bid writing, we have generated over £1 billion income for clients in the past 5 years. We work with businesses of all sizes to offer a comprehensive range of support services.

Social Profit Calculator

We are the creators of the Social Profit Calculator®, the most efficient tool to measure social impact and calculate social value. We develop bespoke software solutions for clients to meet their business needs and goals.

Our Expertise

Social Value Policy and Strategy

Expertise & Technology

Our Software

Social Profit Calculator


Who We Are

Our Team

Mark Bolger

Managing Director

Mark is an expert in social and economic impact analysis, environmental sustainability and Social Value metrics. Mark is the founder of the Social Profit Calculator.

Rob Wolfe

Managing Director

Rob set up CHY (Construction and Housing Yorkshire) in 2006 and continues to have overall responsibility for the operational management and strategic direction of CHY.

Jo Kitchen

Social Value Consultant

Jo is a Doctoral researcher at the Centre for the Understanding of Sustainable Prosperity. She is lead Social Value consultant for the team.

Nate Kenny

Product Manager

Nate is an experienced data analyst in the public and private sector. He is also the data management lead at the Social Value Consultancy since 2017.

Sarah Coughlan

Development Project Manager

Sarah is a Sociologist by training and a developer by trade. She has six years’ experience working in start-ups and not-for-profts in the Social Value scene.

Thom Betts

Consultancy Manager

Thom has over four years’ experience working in the construction industry. He is an economic specialist with broad consultancy experience.

Mary Kirkham

Marketing & Communication Manager

Mary is a digital marketing & content specialist with over 15 years experience in the digital illustration and publishing field. She focuses on branding and design.

Simon Cowley

Operations Manager

Simon has joined Social Value Consultancy with over 10 years of senior management experience, primarily in the Housing, Health and Social Care field.



Who We Work With

Our Clients



Galliford Try

Glasgow City Council

Manchester City Council


Balfour Beatty


Civic Engineers

Design Engineer Construct!

Essential Living Future


First Choice Homes Oldham

Greater Manchester Combined Authority

Land Securities


New Economy Manchester

Oldham Council


Acorn Recovery Projects

Ring Stones Contruction

Retail Trust

Bam Nuttall

Social Investment Business

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