Media

Expert commentators

The Institute for Government can provide experts for interview on a wide range of topics, centred on the operation of Parliament, ministers, civil servants and public services. To request an interview, please get in touch with our media contacts, listed on the right.

Director
Areas of expertise
  • Policymaking
  • Financial and economical analysis
  • International relations
Deputy Director
Areas of expertise
  • Whitehall reform and performance
  • Financial leadership for government
  • Spending Review and Budget
Director of Research
Areas of expertise
  • Brexit
  • Parliamentary scrutiny
  • The legislative process
  • Parliamentary procedure
Programme Director
Areas of expertise
  • Innovation in Government
  • Public services – innovation, reform, markets
  • Localisation of public service delivery
Programme Director
Areas of expertise
  • Effective policymaking
  • Implementation and major project delivery
  • Ministerial development
Programme Director
Areas of expertise
  • Government policymaking
  • Arm’s-length bodies/quangos
  • Ministers and the Civil Service
Programme Director
Areas of expertise
  • Whitehall reform and performance
  • Ministers and civil service
  • Digital government
Fellow
Areas of expertise
  • Constitutional issues and civil service history
  • General elections and changes of government
  • National security organisation and crisis management
Fellow
Areas of expertise
  • Coalition and minority government
  • Devolution
  • Constitutional and parliamentary reform
Head of Data and Transparency
Areas of expertise
  • Open data and Whitehall Monitor
  • Digital government
  • Transparency agenda
Research Manager
Areas of expertise
  • Government and the voluntary sector
  • Special advisers and ministerial offices
  • A Programme for Effective Government
Senior Researcher
Areas of expertise
  • Policymaking and delivery
  • Behavioural insights
  • Public services
Senior Researcher
Areas of expertise
  • Brexit
  • Devolution
  • Coalition politics
  • The Office for Budget Responsibility and spending forecasts
Senior Researcher
Areas of expertise
  • Transparency in contracting
  • Performance reporting and accountability
  • Government’s relationship with business