I am a Policy professional, Diversity and Inclusion specialist and Transformational Coach. I work as a Civil Servant currently at the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, with experience at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, HM Treasury and the European Commission. I have particular expertise in European Union Policy Making and EU Exit.
I am also an experienced Diversity and Inclusion Practitioner within his department, with extensive experience working on race. As chair of the race and faith network he presented twice to the departmental Executive Committee on race initiatives and developed the department’s race training package. Under my leadership, the network he led was shortlisted for employee network excellence at the Civil Service Diversity and Inclusion Awards.
I have extensive voluntary experience. I organised the first ever London International Model United High School conference in 2016, hosting over 100 students from secondary school and sixth form, including those from disadvantaged backgrounds to participate in a simulation of the United Nations. I am a Founding Member and elected inaugural Vice President of Bringing Europeans Together Association France, a newly established NGO with an aim to foster European identity and consciousness based on plurality, tolerance and cooperation between individuals.
I hold a ICF Accredited Diploma in Transformational Coaching, and Certificate in Mindfulness Coaching. I hold an MA in European Studies from KU Leuven, Belgium and a BA French and History from the University of Sheffield, where he also completed a year abroad at Sciences Po Paris.