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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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Claudia Catelin, EU & Trade Analyst

Claudia Catelin

EU & Trade Analyst

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Dan Lewis IoD expert

Dan Lewis

Senior Adviser - Infrastructure Policy

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Donjeta Miftari

Media Relations Manager

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Edwin Morgan IoD expert

Edwin Morgan

Interim Director of Policy

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James Jarvis

Corporate Governance Analyst

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Jamie Kerr IoD expert

Jamie Kerr

Head of External Affairs      

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Kamile Stankute

Parliamentary Affairs Officer

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Lucy Harvie-Austin

Policy Operations Manager    

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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 Policy Research

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Stephen Herring IoD expert

Stephen Herring

Head of Taxation

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Tej-Parikh, Senior Economist

Tej Parikh

Senior Economist

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