Dr Brook Barrington, Chief Executive of DPMC, is Head of the Policy Profession. As Head of Profession, Brook is responsible for improving the policy system – that is, the capabilities, systems, processes and standards. (Responsibility for the provision of specific policy advice remains with relevant government departments and chief executives).
The Policy Project team is supported by the role of the HoPP.
The Tier 2 Policy Leaders Network - Deputy chief executives with policy responsibilities from across government are also key partners.
Policy Capability Leads - Nominated by each agency.
The HoPP and Policy Project host regular roundtables for policy leaders to engage with local and international experts in methods and analysis related to policy. Read about some of the roundtables here:
Future Generations (10 April 2018)
Behavioural Insights (5 December 2017)
Making value manageable (8 August 2017)
Use of evidence in public policy (21 June 2017)
Leaders roundtable with Professor Jeanne Liedtka (23 September 2016)
Jeanne Liedkta seminar: Designing for social good (24 September 2015)
Seminar series: Dr David Albury - Innovation in policy (18 November 2014)