Articles by: Tim Focas

Researching from the Background

Researching from the Background

Our Founder and Chairman Patrick Sullivan takes a personal look at the lessons he has learnt, and delivers a few anecdotes, on what he has learnt in throughout his decade and a half involvement as an Andy Millman-esqe Extra in the background witnessing the Game of Politics being played and  as he starts regularly reporting for The Commentator, why it […]

by · 28th October 2018 · Chairman's Musings
Empowering a data literate society

Empowering a data literate society

By Clare Ambrosino, CEO of Parliament Street In today’s Fourth Industrial Revolution, data is key to unlocking new insights, ideas and possibilities. But experts estimate that only one-third of us can confidently understand, analyse and argue with data, so there aren’t enough people with the expertise to manage, interpret and create value from it. For public and private sector organisations […]

by · 17th October 2018 · Tech Frontiers
Marwan Luke Riach – Events Executive

Marwan Luke Riach – Events Executive

Marwan is one of two event executives at Parliament Street. He is active within the political world having been a member of the youth parliament for Wycombe and active political campaigner in the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea. Currently, he is reading mathematics at Imperial College London and his other interests include jogging, singing and computer gaming.

by · 28th September 2018 · Apprentice Scheme
Nicholas Kwilecki – Administrative Assistant

Nicholas Kwilecki – Administrative Assistant

Nicholas  Kwilecki is a Communications professional and final year International Relations Student at Richmond American International University London. He is the communications lead for  Fantasy Frontbench, a non-profit organisation that aims to make the process of politics and policy-making more engaging and accessible to the general public, particularly young people. In this role he has gained experience in event management, political research, data […]

by · 28th September 2018 · Apprentice Scheme
Patrick Sullivan – Chairman

Patrick Sullivan – Chairman

Patrick Sullivan is the chairman and chief executive of Parliament Street. Patrick founded Parliament Street in 2012. Prior to that he had spent many years working at the prestigious Bow Group  think tank and in senior campaign roles within the Conservative Party. In 2012, Patrick served as Research Director for a U.S. Congressional Campaign. Patrick can be contacted at patrick.sullivan@parliamentstreet.org

by · 28th September 2018 · Executive Committee
Joachim Sabbat – Secretary

Joachim Sabbat – Secretary

Joachim Sabbat joined Parliament Street in 2017. He works for an investment banking boutique in Mayfair, specialising in life sciences, where he is responsible for assisting in the preparation of market models and business plans, as well as deal execution and process management. Joachim graduated in 2014 from Durham University, with a BA in Economics and Politics, during which he […]

by · 28th September 2018 · Executive Committee
Tim Focas writes for Investment Europe

Tim Focas writes for Investment Europe

Thursday 27th September 2018 Earlier today, highly respected financial publication Investment Europe published an exclusive opinion editorial penned by our very own Director of Financial Services, Tim Focas. In his scathing editorial, Tim took aim at Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell’s new flagship policy of forcing companies to provide equity stakes for staff. To further annoy the Mao quoting leftist, Tim summed up […]

by · 27th September 2018 · Press Room, News
Steph North – Head of Communications

Steph North – Head of Communications

Steph North joined Parliament Street in late 2017. She graduated with a law degree from the University of Bristol, where she was active in local politics, standing for Council in 2013, the International Affairs Society and Model United Nations. After graduating she spent 5 years in Parliament running an MP’s office, along with a stint in CCHQ during the 2015 election. Steph works […]

by · 21st September 2018 · Executive Committee
Dr. Peter Hill discusses Brexit and Housing on London Live Debate

Dr. Peter Hill discusses Brexit and Housing on London Live Debate

Review by Cllr. Dr. Peter Hill – Director of Policy, Parliament Street On 16th September, I appeared on the London Live Debate discussing the Bank of England Governor’s recent comments regarding the effect of Brexit on London house prices. On the Panel was myself, Andrew Boff (Member of the GLA and potential Conservative Mayor of London candidate) and Melanie Clear, […]

by · 16th September 2018 · Press Room
#NoGoveZone – A legacy of lasting harm

#NoGoveZone – A legacy of lasting harm

Michael Gove is a man who it is hard not to have opinion about and here at Parliament Street, opinions are certainly divided. So for this Monday’s watercooler debate, we are discussing whether Mr. Gove is the standout talent of this government or whether he is simply too clever for his own good. In this article our Head of Policy, […]

by · 4th September 2018 · Opinion Editorials, Blog