The Industry Parliament Trust operates with a small team, with a diverse range of professional backgrounds. Click a team member's photo to find out more about them.
Nick joined the IPT in July 2011 having previously been in the Army for 26 years and latterly serving in the Ministry of Defence on a team constructing a 'New Employment Model' for the Armed Forces, Click to read more.
Angela joined the IPT in July 2015 as Head of Office and Company Secretary, bringing a broad range of experience in HR, recruitment and office management from a variety of sectors in corporate, SMEs and start-up companies, Click to read more.
Head of Office and Company Secretary
Niruba joined the IPT in 2015 as Finance Manager and is responsible for all the financial activities of the organisation, Click to read more.
Zara joined the IPT in January 2019 as a Parliamentary Affairs Officer having previously graduated from University of Kent with a degree in American Studies. Click to read more.
Events and Training Manager
Sam joined the team in March 2022 as the IPT's Parliamentary Affairs Manager, having previously worked as a civil servant for the Opposition Whips Office in the House of Commons. Click to read more.
Parliamentary Affairs Manager
Ben joined the team as the IPT’s Parliamentary Affairs Officer in September 2022. He holds a degree in Political Economy from King’s College London. Click to read more.
Parliamentary Affairs Officer
Rebecca joined the team in May 2022 as Senior Events & Communications Officer having previously worked in the office of a Member of Parliament. Click to read more.
Senior Events & Communications Officer
Laura joined the team in September 2021 as an Events Officer. She graduated with a BA in History, Politics and International Relations from Royal Holloway University and completed an internship in Parliament. Click to read more.
Senior Events Officer
Daisy joined the IPT as a Training Coordinator in June 2023, having previously worked in local government. Prior to that Daisy graduated with a BA in Politics and an MA in Cyber Crime and Terrorism from Swansea University. Click to read more.
Parliamentary Training Coordinator
In October 2023 Bella joined the team as an Events and Training Assistant Intern. She is currently studying Politics and International Relations at the University of Bath. Click to read more.
Events and Training Assistant
Paul, who delivers the IPT's training sessions, was a civil servant in the UK Government from 1986-2012. For 20 years of that time he worked as a senior lecturer in Policy and... Click to read more.
Parliamentary and Government Training Consultant
Following a varied career as an MP and university lecturer, Huw became an Independent Trainer in 2005 and specialises in courses on Understanding Parliament, Government, Legislation, Devolution and Influencing Policy... Click to read more.
Philippa Helme was a Clerk in the United Kingdom House of Commons from 1983 to 2019. Click to read more.
Lucie was born in July 2022 and resides in Camberley, Surrey. Her favourite pastimes are: eating anything (especially doormats); sitting on your lap; watching golf and basketball. Her present learning and development targets are: learning to roll over, gaining her 10 metres swimming proficiency certificate and chasing squirrels. Click to read more.
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