Manager – Policy
John joined ICMM in July 2022 as Public Affairs Manager, leading on cross-cutting policy work.
Prior to joining ICMM, John has held a number of policy-facing roles in the UK, Europe and the United States, advising parliamentarians, ministers, governments, think tanks and industry associations on various issues, predominantly within (nuclear) energy, regulation, advocacy, and communication. He has represented both the UK government and industry at a number of United Nations standards committees, and is a recognised expert on risk perception and communication.
John holds an MA(Hons) in Political Sciences from the University of Glasgow, an MA in Climate Change: Culture, History, Society from King’s College London, and (shortly) a PhD in social psychology and risk perception from King’s College London and Imperial College London. In 2017, John was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts.