Cindy Carpenter

Chair | The Bread & Butter Project | Australia

Cindy is Chair of The Bread & Butter Project, Australia’s 10 year old iconic social enterprise artisan bakery that trains and employs refugees to become professional bakers. In 2020, a partnership with Woolworths Metro supermarket chain was established, with branded in-store bakeries employing trainees and graduates of the Bread & Butter Project. Cindy also previously served as The Bread & Butter Project’s acting general manager. Cindy also chairs the advisory groups of three other social enterprises and leads several refugee-focused education, employment and settlement initiatives across Australia. She began her career as a management consultant with Boston Consulting Group before launching her own consulting firm, Cast.