Madeleine Starr MBE is Director of Business Development and Innovation at Carers UK, a not-for-profit organisation working to improve the lives of unpaid carers.
Madeleine joined Carers UK in 2000 to lead its work on carers and employment.
In 2009 she was recognised as a Working Families Pioneer for ‘her sustained and successful campaigning for carers’ employment rights’ and for her influence in establishing the Employers for Carers membership forum, launched in 2009.
She is currently leading Carers UK’s work on digital innovation in health, care and the third sector.
Madeleine was awarded an MBE in 2012 for services to employment.