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The Policy Unit oversees the development of IoD policy on the full range of issues affecting business from trade to taxation, enterprise to education.

Here you will find the profiles of the key individuals in the IoD policy and parliamentary affairs team. They are always keen to hear the views and experiences of IoD members.

Allie Renison IoD expert

Allie Renison

Head of Europe & Trade Policy

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Andy Silvester Deputy Director of Policy

Andy Silvester

Head of Campaigns & Deputy Director of Policy

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Dan Lewis IoD expert

Dan Lewis

Senior Adviser - Infrastructure Policy

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Donjeta Miftari

Press officer

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Edwin Morgan IoD expert

Edwin Morgan

Head of Media Relations & Deputy Director of Policy

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James Jarvis

Corporate Governance Analyst

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Jamie Kerr IoD expert

Jamie Kerr

Head of Entrepreneurship and Tech Policy   

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Kamile Stankute

Parliamentary Affairs Officer

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Samuel Emden IoD expert

Samuel Emden

Special Advisor to the Director General

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Seamus Nevin IoD expert

Seamus Nevin

Head of Employment and Skills Policy

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Sophie Breeden

Policy Operations Manager    

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Stephen Herring IoD expert

Stephen Herring

Head of Taxation

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