Working to make government more effective

Maddy is a researcher on the regulation and public bodies teams. She joined the Institute in 2021 and has previously worked on a variety of projects including research into accountability in the civil service, diversity and inclusion in the civil service, and ministerial private offices.    

Maddy studied English literature as an undergraduate, then a master’s degree in public policy. She has work experience at the European Commission and interned at Public Policy Exchange.  

All work

15 AUG 2023 Interview

Chloe Smith

Chloe Smith talks about serving as constitution minister under three different PMs, her time in the Truss government, and ministerial maternity cover.

10 MAY 2023 Interview

Douglas Alexander

Douglas Alexander discusses becoming a minister, dealing with crises, and running DfID.

31 JAN 2023 Report chapter

Whitehall Monitor 2023: Overview

This edition of Whitehall Monitor assesses the change, performance and priorities of the civil service.