Research Assistant, The World Ahead
Patty is a Research Assistant working on Sir Oliver Letwin’s World Ahead programme, researching the rise of India and China during the course of the twenty first century. Prior to this, Patty worked in financial communications for two years, advising small to medium growth companies on their reputation in the business media and capital markets. She was also editor for a digital financial news service. Patty holds a degree in History from Durham University and a Master’s in Modern British and European History from the University of Oxford. She specialised in European intellectual, political and cultural history from the Reformation up to the present day, with a focus on public intellectuals and their role in shaping public discourse.