Jake has more than 20 years’ experience of policy, strategic communications, campaigns and projects including in national, regional and local government. He held the role of Chief Adviser and Chief of Staff to the Shadow Business Secretary during the parliament 2010-2015 overseeing business policy, engagement, political strategy and campaigns, helping develop approaches underpinning a modern Industrial Strategy. As an Associate Director at an influential think tank, Jake has written reports including Appetite for Global Success on Industrial Strategy and the food industry. Previously, Jake was the Special Adviser to the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government. He has also served as an elected councillor, including as a Cabinet member and as Vice-Chair of Planning. He has held positions at several councils and at Transport for London with roles including the Crossrail funding campaign and communication and engagement strategy.
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