The Secretariat

Making Space: Accommodating London’s industrial future

The Secretariat

Nicolas Bosetti

Nico is Head of Data and Insight at Centre for London. With interests that focus on cities, governance and regional economic development, he has coauthored Centre for London reports on inequality and social mobility, city planning, and London after Brexit. Nico has an MSc in Urban Policy.

Nikita Quarshie

Nikita was a Senior Researcher at Centre for London until November 2021. Her research interests include gender, social and environmental justice, and care as an organising principle. Prior to joining the Centre in 2020, Nikita was a Research and Policy Intern with the OECD’s Strength Through Diversity team and a Research and Project Management Intern for NETRIGHT, a network of women’s rights organisations in Ghana.

Rob Whitehead

Rob is Director of Strategic Development at Centre for London. He rejoined the Centre in 2020 after initially helping to establish the organisation in 2011 and leading on our inaugural research programme. Prior to his initial role at Centre for London, Rob worked on strategy and business planning for the London Development Agency. In 2012, he joined the United Nations International Trade Centre as Chief of Strategy, where he led on planning, evaluation, governance and fundraising. Rob then returned to the UK in 2015 as Head of Strategy at Future Cities Catapult, part of a network of UK government-backed innovation agencies.