Chris works in the New York office of the Behavioral Insights Team leading up a program of work around civic and political engagement and effective government. Prior to that he worked in the research team in London, supporting trial design and data analysis with extensive experience of applying predictive modelling to understanding complex and multistakeholder policy issues at national and subnational levels. These included pensions, adult numeracy and literacy, social care, children’s services, community cohesion, and consumer behaviour. His work in the US has involved working with cities to integrate the use of experimental methods and behavioral science in the policy development process. Chris completed his master’s degree in Political Science and Political Economy at the London School of Economics. Prior to university, he worked with Buckinghamshire County Council planning and establishing an advocacy group for looked after young people.