About the author:

My interests are in understanding how experiences shape long-term human development. I undertake longitudinal studies to inform social policy.

What I want to achieve:

I want to optimize children’s development and reduce inequalities, so that all of a nation’s population prosper for the good of all.

Awards & accomplishments:

OBE, FBPsS, FAPS, FAcSS.

Other information:

Advisor to OECD, WHO and European Commission.

Chair of Foundation Years Trust.

Advisor to UK Department of Education, Treasury and Cabinet Office.