Josh is an experienced corporate affairs specialist and joined the CBI in 2016 to head up all policy development and influencing work. This involves working with the 190,000 businesses the CBI represents to understand how they can best provide jobs and growth, and developing campaigns to ensure government supports this. From Brexit and global trade to Industrial Strategy, regional growth and the CBI’s new campaign, Everyone’s business, all the CBI’s work is aimed at building prosperity.

Josh joined the CBI from Tesco, where he was Group Director for Corporate Responsibility.

Josh has also held Exec-level roles at EdComs Ltd, creating strategies and campaigns for clients including Sky, Google, the Army, the NSPCC, as well as many Government departments and an educational charity, Education Extra, campaigning with schools and working with the Government on educational issues.