Philip Sinclair

Consultant at Cabinet Office

Consultant, Cabinet Office
Continuing Policy Fellow, Centre for Science and Policy

Philip was previously Head of Innovation and Growth in the Cabinet Office, leading inward innovation in government, with a focus on making public sector business more accessible to SMEs.

Prior to joining the Civil Service he worked in management consulting, corporate finance, and law. As an entrepreneur he has founded two businesses, most recently in the education sector for the Asia Pacific region. As a non-executive director he has advised several others on strategy, growth, and intellectual property. He has mentored entrepreneurs, executives, and students in the UK and abroad.

Philip is a Fellow of the Royal Society for the encouragement of Arts, Manufacturers & Commerce.

To read about Philip's experience as a Policy Fellow in Cambridge see here.

  • 29 June 2017

    2017 CSaP Annual Conference: How does academia contribute to the work of government?

    Our 2017 annual conference will bring together members of our extensive network to discuss some of the opportunities for policy makers at both local and national levels to draw on academic expertise in support of more effective policy making.

  • 27 February 2014, 5:30pm

    Adaptation to climate change: Seminar 6

    In this final seminar of the series, Professor Kennel will discuss: The essential role of assessment in the adaptive management of complex systems; the regional specificity of climate change impacts; the critical role of local communities; the complexity of knowledge assembly for regional and local decisionā€support; and the need to encourage timely decisions.