David Albury

David is a Director on our Board. He is working on the Global Educational Leadership Program (GELP) which is supporting system change in education globally to help empower learners to thrive in the 21st Century.

David is also working on I-Zone project, New York City and is helping to develop our work in the health sector and gives strategic advice to our health projects.

Since January 2001, David has been an independent organisational, management and policy consultant and from May 2002 to January 2005 was a Principal Adviser in the Prime Minister's Strategy Unit.

David has co-authored, with Geoff Mulgan, the highly influential report on Innovation in the Public Sector and advised David Miliband on development of the Thames Gateway Strategic Framework. In his role at the Prime Minister's Strategy Unit, David played a leading role in projects on:

  • long-term reviews and strategies for education and health
  • a path-breaking analysis of the strategic issues facing London
  • an analysis of systemic causes of unnecessary bureaucracy
  • system design principles for public services