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  • Phillip Blond


    Phillip Blond

    Phillip is an internationally recognised political thinker and social and economic commentator. He bridges the gap between politics and practice, offering strategic consultation and policy formation to governments, businesses and...

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  • Caroline Julian

    Head of Policy Programmes/Head of Society Programme

    Caroline Julian

    Caroline is Head of Policy Programmes at ResPublica, and heads up the think tank’s Society Programme. Since joining the organisation shortly after the 2010 General Election, Caroline has led...

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  • Ed Rennie

    Head of Virtue Programme

    Ed Rennie

    Ed joined ResPublica in August 2014 and heads up the Virtue Principle which, alongside Prosperity and Society, will guide ResPublica’s workstreams for the coming period. The Virtue principle will develop...

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  • Hannah Merron

    Business and Operations Manager

    Hannah Merron

    Hannah joined ResPublica in June 2014 as Operations Manager, after three years working in education and professional development.  Hannah has a multi-faceted role, managing projects and client relationships within the...

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  • Mark Morrin

    Localism Lead

    Mark Morrin

    Mark is ResPublica’s Localism Lead. He will be focusing on our new projects and workstreams, working in partnership with city-regions, to radicalise the localism agenda and realise a new vision...

  • David Fagleman

    Project Manager - Prosperity Programme

    David Fagleman

    David is Project Manager of the Prosperity Programme.  He graduated from Leeds University with Masters in Politics, and previously worked as a Parliamentary Assistant in the House of Commons. Since...

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  • Elliott Mears

    Events & Communications Manager

    Elliott Mears

    Elliott is responsible for Events and Communications at ResPublica. He graduated from the University of Southampton with a BSc in Politics and International Relations, having won the Peter G Richards...

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  • Richard Sagar


    Richard Sagar

    Richard joined ResPublica in June 2014, having previously worked for environmental NGOs and trade associations. Prior to that he was a postgraduate in philosophy, with a particular interest in the...

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  • Duncan Sim

    Research Assistant

    Duncan Sim

    Duncan joined ResPublica in September 2014. He graduated from Oxford University (Keble College) in July 2014 with a degree in Politics, Philosophy and Economics (PPE), where his studies focused on...

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  • Edward Douglas

    Policy and Projects Officer

    Edward Douglas

    Edward joined ResPublica in May 2015 as Policy and Projects Officer, having previously worked in Parliament as a Parliamentary Assistant to an MP. His policy interests include housing, immigration, the...