Tom is our Chief of Staff.
Tom leads the robust analysis of the RSA’s productivity and strategic initiatives to ensure optimum organisational impact. Tom ensures effective cross-organisational project and programme management and develops the strategy for our data and our global presence and impact in line with our vision and values.
Prior to joining the RSA, Tom was the Senior Economic Advisor to the Levelling Up Taskforce in the Cabinet Office, leading the cross-Whitehall negotiations of UK Government’s twelve levelling up missions. He was previously the Deputy Head of Research at the Industrial Strategy Council and worked as an economist at the Bank of England from 2011 to 2020.