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Dr Hannah Chaplin

Senior Economic Advisor

UK Government Investments



Hannah Chaplin is Senior Economic Advisor at UK Government Investments where she has worked for five years. During this time she has provided economic advice on a number of projects including the setting up of the Green Investment Bank, the sale of Royal Mail and Student Loans and on a number of Government-owned businesses including the Met Office, Ordnance Survey and the Post Office. She started her civil service career at  the Welsh Assembly Government before moving to the Department for Trade and Industry to work on the Single Market. She then spent four years in UK Trade and Investment leading its economic research programme through which she commissioned surveys and research.

Hannah did her first degree in Agricultural Sciences at Nottingham University before gaining a Masters in Agribusiness Management from Wye College. Following a PhD in Agricultural Economics at Imperial College she went to Trinity College Dublin where she worked on a research project on coherence between agricultural and development policy.

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