Tributes paid to social investment pioneer and valued member of the Big Issue family James Fairweather
James Fairweather will be remembered for his contribution to social business and his tireless campaigning on behalf of people with brain cancer.
‘His first thought was to help others’: Tributes to former Big Issue Invest CEO as he faces cancer diagnosis
James Fairweather wants to tell his story to shine a light on brain cancer and help bring in more funds for research.
‘I’ve had the worst diagnosis. Now I want to raise awareness of brain cancer’
Former Big Issue Invest CEO James Fairweather was enjoying a holiday in May. Two weeks later he had been given 12 months to live. Now, he is raising money for brain cancer research, and hopes to bring some focus to a woefully under-funded disease.