Our Team


Ben Payne

Ben is a Co-Founder of EquiEnergy Youth and brings strong drive and experience in charitable work as well as business acumen. He founded and still sits on the board of a successful charity supporting Parkinson’s Disease and studied Business at Newcastle University achieving a Masters Business Administration degree with Distinction Average. Studying Corporate Governance and Social Responsibility was a catalyst in Ben’s ambition for EquiEnergy Youth to become leaders in providing mental health support services for young people. He has an extensive marketing, HR and customer service background and values the importance of an ethical, innovative culture driven organisation that puts its customers best interests before its own.