• We draw on deep backgrounds in economics and politics to bring you solutions that work in today’s political climate.
  • We draw on deep backgrounds in economics and politics to bring you solutions that work in today’s political climate.

Alumni

Jennifer Bradley  – Associate

Jennifer is an economist and policy professional who has worked in the UK government for over 12 years, carrying out policy analysis and leading teams on a range of social policy topics from Pensions to Regional Development. At WPI she worked on building models of the impacts of public policy changes, including on new policies for supporting homeless people.

Previously the Head of Labour Market Strategy at DWP, she is currently a Senior Civil Servant and Head of the Migration Advisory Committee at the Home Office. She holds an Economics Degree and Masters in Economics and Social Policy.

John Wrathmell – Associate

John Wrathmell is currently the head of Strategy and Policy Development at Greater Manchester Combined Authority. He worked as an Economic Adviser to WPI specialising in devolution, including the devolution of employment support, and on fiscal policies and higher education funding.

Prior to that he was Head of Economic Policy at the Labour Party, where he worked directly to the Party Leader and Shadow Chancellor on policy areas across Treasury, Work & Pensions and Business, and an Economic Adviser at HM Treasury. At the Treasury he led work on capital taxation, productivity and the taxation of small businesses.