Nick Wilkinson began volunteering for Age UK as a Non-Executive Director of Age UK Trading in 2011. He serves on the Strategic Finance Committee, and became a Trustee in June 2014. In his business career he has lead retail businesses in the UK and the Netherlands. He is currently the Chief Executive of Evans Cycles, the UK’s specialist cycling retailer.
At Age UK he particularly supports the development of the charity’s social enterprises and trading activities – helping Age UK to provide high quality products and services which directly benefit old people, as well as providing funds for the charity. He is passionate about Age UK reaching its full potential – as a charity, as a brand and as an organisation - to deliver more for older people in a rapidly changing world.
Nick is married with three teenage children. Outside working in the commercial and charity sectors, Nick is an enthusiastic mountaineer, cyclist and cook. He has a degree in History from Cambridge University.