Alumni 2020-10-23T10:52:43+00:00

Onward Alumni

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SIAN HANSEN

Sian is currently the Chief Operating Officer of C|T Group. Over a 35 year career, she has held senior positions in global finance and policy development companies and institutions. From 2018-2019 she was an Associate Director at Onward. From 2013-2016, she was Executive Director at the thinktank the Legatum Institute. Before that she spent seven years as Managing Director of the thinktank Policy Exchange.

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GUY MISCAMPBELL

Guy was previously a Senior Research Fellow with Onward and is now Associate Director at Hanbury Strategy. He has previously worked for WPI Economics, the Ontario Public Service, Policy Exchange, the Institute on Municipal Finance and Governance, and in the U.S. House of Representatives. He has a Masters of Public Policy from the University of Toronto, where he was a Cadario scholar.

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GILLIAN KEEGAN MP

Gillian Keegan is Minister for Apprenticeships and Skills and Member of Parliament for Chichester.Before she was elected in 2017 she was a local councillor. Prior to entering politics Gillian worked and lived abroad, working in the manufacturing, banking and IT industries.

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EDDIE HUGHES MP

Eddie Hughes is an Assistant Government Whip and Member of Parliament for Walsall North. Eddie was previously deputy chief executive of a local charity which provides accommodation for young people, a trustee of the Walsall Wood Allotment Charity, which helps people in financial need, and a Walsall councillor since 1999.

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RACHEL MACLEAN MP

Rachel Maclean was appointed Parliamentary Under Secretary of State in the Department of Transport in February 2020 and is Member of Parliament for Redditch. Rachel has worked for HSBC, a publishing company specialising in IT and software and co-founded an HR software business. She also founded  ‘Skilled and Ready’, a charity working with schools to help young people develop skills that businesses look for in their employees.

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KEMI BADENOCH MP

Kemi Badenoch is Exchequer Secretary to the Treasury and Minister for Equalities. She was elected as Member of Parliament for Saffron Walden in June 2017. Kemi currently serves as Vice Chair of the Conservative Party, with responsibility for candidates, and as a member of the 1922 Committee. Before entering Parliament, Kemi worked as Director of The Spectator Magazine.

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CHRIS PHILP MP

Chris Philp is Parliamentary Under Secretary of State in the Home Office. He was elected Member of Parliament for Croydon South in May 2015. Chris currently serves as Parliamentary Private Secretary to Rt Hon James Brokenshire MP, the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government, and is former Member of the Treasury Select Committee.

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