Levelling Up - Starting the Conversation with Data


Andy Haldane

Andrew G Haldane was Chief Economist at the Bank of England and a member of the Bank's Monetary Policy Committee until 30 June 2021. He became Chief Executive of the Royal Society of Arts (RSA) in September 2021, a position which he is now on secondment from to head up the Levelling Up Taskforce that will report to the PM and the Secretary of State for Levelling Up.

Among other positions, he is Honorary Professor at the Universities of Nottingham and Manchester, Visiting Professor at King's College, London, a Visiting Fellow at Nuffield College, Oxford and a Fellow of the Royal Society and the Academy of Social Sciences. He has authored around 200 articles and 4 books.

Andrew is founder and trustee of Pro Bono Economics, a charity which brokers economists into charitable projects, and Vice-Chair of the charity National Numeracy.