Andrew HARROP

Foundations & think tanks, the Fabian Society, UK

Andrew HARROP

General Secretary of the Fabian Society, the oldest political think tank in the UK. The Fabians are a left-leaning think tank and political membership society, with 7,000 members, and are affiliated to the British Labour Party. Before joining the society in 2011, Andrew spent eight years with Age UK, the largest British NGO for older people, ending as Director of Policy and Public Affairs. Previously he was a researcher with the New Policy Institute think tank and a Labour MP. He has degrees from the University of Cambridge and the London School of Economics and an MBA from London Business School.