In partnership with

Susannah Hume


Principal Advisor and Head of Skills

Susannah heads up the team’s programmes on education-to-work transitions and post-16 skills, including further, technical and higher education, and apprenticeships. She leads the Behavioural Research Centre for Adult Skills and Knowledge. She is also interested in education and skills issues facing the UK’s regions, such as employer engagement, reskilling, and matching skills to the local economy. Susannah has a multidisciplinary background in political science and public policy, statistical methods, behavioural economics, business and English. Prior to joining the team, Susannah worked on strategic policy issues in the Australian Government Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet.

Policy Areas

Productivity, Research