Charlie Samuda

Policy Adviser at Office of Liam Byrne MP, Shadow Universities, Science and Skills Minister


Policy Adviser to Shadow Minister for Universities, Science and Skills, Liam Byrne MP

Charlie Samuda is currently a policy adviser to Liam Byrne MP, Shadow Minister for Universities, Science and Skills. He manages the development of policy on science and innovation as well as a broader stream of work to support progress towards future economic policy based on "Inclusive Growth".

Prior to working in Parliament Charlie was a policy adviser in Shell’s climate change and alternative energy team where he focused on international environmental policy and low carbon technology. He has a BSc in International Relations from LSE and an MSc in International Development from the University of Oxford. He is an active Labour member and is currently a Vice-Chair of the party’s Campaign for International Development.