Claire was Research Director at Centre for London. She joined the Centre in 2020 and was responsible for our research programme until October 2023. Before joining Centre for London, she worked at Coram Family and Childcare. Claire has also previously worked in mental health and local government consultancy. 

Claire has a degree in history and her research interests include health, education and equalities. Outside of work Claire is an enthusiastic and often very muddy hillwalker. 

What do you love about London?
I love London’s rivers, parks and woodlands. 

What would you change about London if you could?
want to see an end to poverty and poor-quality housing in London.