Riaz Shah is a Partner at EY LLP, formerly Ernst & Young. He is passionate about social enterprises, particularly those focused on entrepreneurship and education. Alongside Common Purpose, he is an active supporter of several social enterprise projects including Bright Ideas Trust, Prince of Wales' Mosaic programme and the Adab Trust.
Riaz chairs the One Degree Academy, a free school in North London.
He is a Chartered Accountant, and an alumnus of the University of Bradford and Harvard Business School. He and his wife, Jade, live in central London.