Who we are and our mission

Great places are created by understanding and responding to the needs of the community.

We connect people with the places they live, work and play – to accelerate positive change through their collaboration with our customers.

What we stand for

Our commitment to our customers and communities

Members

Making participation easy

We host open digital conversations that are easy to participate  in and representative of the whole community. It’s the way to energise local democracy in the social media age.

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Best in class customer service

We are not just an online platform. Our customer success team will work with you to create a plan of action that engages communities and delivers results.

Community

Making planning inclusive

We believe that inclusive conversations create better solutions. We bring together communities, local government and developers, to create a shared understanding of local needs - and more inclusive planning decisions.
Community

200+

Customers

are thriving on our platform.

Customer

1.9 Million

Visitors

to the Commonplace platform

Contributions

1.1 Million

Contributions

have been processed and analysed.

750+ Commonplaces

750+

Commonplaces

Community projects set up by our customers.

Meet the team

Mike_social_HS

Mike
Saunders

CEO | Co-Founder

David_social_HS1

David
Janner-Klausner

Customer success director | Co-founder

Fee_social_HS

Fee
Schmidt-Soltau

Head of product

Sam_social_HS

Sam
Campion

Customer success manager

Eleni_social_HS

Eleni
Salamouri

Customer success manager

Ahmed_social_HS

Ahmed
Khan

Client director

Glenn_social_HS

Glenn
Brawn

Sales director

Steve_social_HS

Steve
Rowe

Regional business development

Hattie_social_HS

Hattie
Webb

Customer success project manager

Richard_social_HS Copy

Richard
Wright

Full-stack developer

Peter

Peter
Mason

Sales & public affairs

Conor_social_HS

Conor
Heena

Full-stack developer

Fred_social_HS

Fred
Gulliford

Marketing lead

ChrisN_social_HS

Chris
Neil

Business development manager

Francesca_social_HS

Francesca
Scapolo

Engagement Manager

Brian_social_HS

Brian
Sellers

Regional business development

ChrisC_social_HS

Chris
Cater

VP Finance & legal

Gaspar_social_HS

Gaspar
Kortesi

Senior full-stack developer

Phil_social_HS

Phil
Partington

Regional business development

Benjy_social_HS

Benjy
Meyer

VP Product and technology

Eirini_social_HS

Eirini
Pappa

Javascript engineer

Denica_social_HS

Denica
Hristova

People lead

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