Head of Policy Lab, UK Government
Andrea is the Head of the Government’s Policy Lab and Deputy Director at the Cabinet Office. With a first class honours in Industrial Design and a PhD in Virtual Reality, she is both a practitioner and an advocate for design.
Formerly Chief Design Officer at the Design Council, Andrea is passionate about using design to improve people’s lives. In 2015 she was awarded the distinguished Bicentennial Medal of the Royal Society of Arts for “applying design principles to democratise policy-making”.