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Jack Kelly

Head of Communications

Jack joined Onward in February 2022 and leads on the thinktank’s media and digital communications.
Before working at Onward he spent three years as Head of Media for the Centre for Cities. Prior to that he worked in the House of Commons and for two communications consultancies where he advised clients on media and political strategy.
He holds a degree in History and Politics from the University of Manchester.
The Times

Onward's Head of Energy and Climate, Ed Birkett, for The Times, writes that "The new government will have to act decisively and take steps it previously thought unthinkable".

The Financial Times

Will Tanner, Director of Onward, wrote for the FT on how Britain’s Conservatives will not be immune from discontented young people moving to the authoritarian right.