Stephen Evans

Chief Executive, Learning and Work Institute

Stephen Evans became Chief Executive in 2016 after two years as Deputy Chief Executive, where he was responsible for the Learning and Work Institute’s research and development work. He joined from Working Links, a provider for employment and skills services, where he led on policy, strategy and business development.

Prior to this, he worked for the London Development Agency as Director of Employment and Skills, commissioning programmes and leading the work of the London Skills and Employment Board; was Chief Economist at the Social Market Foundation; and spent six years as Senior Policy Advisor in HM Treasury, leading on policy to cut child poverty, increase employment and boost productivity.

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