Ben Page, Chief Executive, Ipsos MORI
Ben Page will talk about The State of Things, looking at the UK and global public’s attitudes to Brexit and Trump, and examine how fragmentation and uncertainty in the UK and Europe affect government and business – and the polling industry.
About the speaker
Ben Page is Chief Executive of Ipsos MORI. He joined MORI in 1987 after graduating from Oxford University in 1986, and was one of the leaders of its first management buyout in 2000. A frequent writer and speaker on leadership and performance management, he has directed hundreds of surveys examining service delivery, customer care and communications.
From 1987-1992 Ben worked in our private sector business on corporate reputation and consumer research, working for companies like Shell, BAE Systems, Sky TV and IBM. Since 1992 he has worked closely with both Conservative and Labour ministers and senior policy makers across government, leading on work for Downing Street, the Cabinet Office, the Home Office and the Department of Health, as well as a wide range of local authorities and NHS Trusts. Ben is a fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences and serves on advisory groups at the Kings Fund, Institute of Public Policy Research (IPPR), and the Social Market Foundation (SMF) and is a Trustee at the Centre for London. He is also a commissioner on the Resolution Foundation's Intergenerational Commission. He was named in GQ’s 100 Most Connected Men of 2015.
He regularly appears on national TV and radio programmes