Meet The Team
Simon Faivel, Project Director
Simon is a Director in the SVA Consulting team and an accredited Social Value and SROI practitioner and trainer. He is the Founding Chair of the Social Impact Measurement Network of Australia (SIMNA) and represents SIMNA on the Board of Social Value International where he is co-Chair.
Simon has worked extensively across the disability sector and is a non-Executive Director of Flying Fox, a non-profit organisation that build connections between people with a disability and the community through the power of fun.
Simon is recognised as a global leader in social outcomes measurement and SROI across Australia and internationally. He has been invited to speak at conferences in Australia and overseas.
Previously Simon was a Strategy Consultant with Accenture, a global management consulting firm. He has a BA (First Class Honours in Philosophy) and BSc.
Anna Ashenden, Project Lead
Anna is a Principal in the SVA Consulting team and leads SVA’s disability practice, with deep passion and experience in supporting people and communities to thrive. Anna has worked on a range of projects across the disability and health sectors and is the lead for the Disability Housing Outcomes Framework coalition.
Prior to joining SVA, Anna spent over a decade in the for-purpose sector, including with grassroots, national and international NGOs, governments, and the United Nations. She is a skilled facilitator and community engagement professional and has worked closely with communities on complex issues including mental health, housing and homelessness, employment, and social isolation. Anna is adept at working within cross-cultural contexts, including working with refugees and asylum seekers in Western Sydney, and with First Nations and multicultural communities in education, employment and capacity building programs in the Top End as well as internationally.
Anna is former Chair of the NSW SIMNA branch. She holds a Bachelor of Psychology (First Class Honours), a Master of International and Community Development, and a Graduate Certificate in Social Impact, as well as tertiary qualifications in participatory project management.
Prebhjot Kaur, Project Consultant
Prebhjot is a Consultant at SVA in the Consulting team. Prebhjot has worked on several projects across strategy, outcomes management, community consultation and economic development. For the past six months, Prebhjot has been consulting with SDA providers, SIL providers, carers, people with a disability and disability peak bodies to develop the Disability Housing Outcomes Framework.
Prebhjot brings a background in business and tax advisory from three years at Ernst & Young and management consulting experience from education start-up, Curio. Prebhjot is a Chartered Accountant and holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Major in Accounting & Finance) from The University of Melbourne.