© 2018 by (Adila Nasrin) for Living Bankside

Living Bankside is a company limited by guarantee, registered in England. Reg. No. 03685512

Bankside Community Space 

18 Great Guildford Street

London 

SE1 0FD 

T: 020 3865 7082

E: info@livingbankside.org

Amir Eden
Chair

Amir Eden, 25 was born in Bankside, London in 1993. He was born in Guys Hospital and has lived in Bankside all his life and is committed to encouraging active citizenry and sustainable community development.

 

Amir serves as the Chair of Living Bankside (formerly known as Bankside Residents’ Forum) and is responsible for leading the organisation in achieving its objectives, enabling residents to play a crucial role in the regeneration of the Bankside area.

 

Amir’s vision for Bankside Residents’ Forum is:

 

1) To engage residents (including those that are 'harder to reach') within Bankside with the regeneration of the area; ensuring development is balanced and has a positive impact on those who live in the area. Ensure residents are engaged in events and activities in their local area.

 

2) The Promotion of social cohesion through a wide range of events which celebrate a number of different festivities and cultural functions; bringing together people from all ethnic backgrounds, genders, faiths including those that are non-religious and those from the LGBT community.

 

3) To Work with all stakeholders (residents, businesses, developers and other organisations) in the Bankside Area to address various issues such as obesity, anti-social behaviour, housing, education, employment etc; through tangible solutions.

 

Amir is also:

  • Company Secretary of The Eden Charity (2018  - Present)

  • Company Secretary and Development Manager of Bankside Village (2017  - Present)

  • Founder of Bankside Festival Association (2016  - Present)

  • Trustee of Southwark Cathedral Education Centre (2017 - Present)

  • Governor of Newcomen Collett Foundation ​(2017  - Present)

  • Director of Better Bankside (BID) with particular interest in CSR and Security/Resilience (2016  - Present)

  • Secretariat member of We Are Bankside (Bankside Neighbourhood Plan) (2016  - Present)

  • Co-Chair of Southwark Anti Knife Crime Forum (2017  - Present)

  • Steering group member of Southwark Peace Garden (2018  - Present)

  • Inter-faith Advisor to Eid At The Park (2018  - Present)

  • Director of Southwark Group of Tenants Organisation (2018  - Present)

  • a Legal Consultant, specialising in Corporate Law, International Trade and Taxation (2016 - present)

  • Assistant Foster Carer (2013 - present)