Victor Olufemi Adebowale, Baron Adebowale(1962-), Politician and Chief Executive of Turning Point
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Adebowale is Chief Executive (since 2001) of Turning Point, a social enterprise providing specialist and integrated services which focus on improving lives and communities. In his work, he is a champion of service integration and the need for social enterprises to work together and partner with other organisations, often speaking at events to raise the profile of social enterprises. He was one of the first to become a People's Peer,joining the House of Lords in 2001 where he has tried to get topics that he is passionate about on the agenda in order to give a voice to the vulnerable and marginalised in society and those who need it most.