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Andrew Haldane

Andrew Haldane

Mr Andrew Haldane CBE FRS


Elected: 2021


Andrew Haldane is the Chief Executive of the Royal Society of Arts (RSA). He was formerly Chief Economist at the Bank of England and a member of the Bank's Monetary Policy Committee. Among other positions, he is Honorary Professor at the Universities of Nottingham, Manchester and Exeter, Visiting Professor at King's College, London, a Visiting Fellow at Nuffield College, Oxford and a Fellow of the Royal Society and the Academy of Social Sciences. Andrew is Founder and President of the charity Pro Bono Economics, Vice-Chair of the charity National Numeracy and Chair of the National Numeracy Leadership Council. Andrew was the Permanent Secretary for Levelling Up at the Cabinet Office from September 2021 to March 2022 and chairs the Government's Levelling Up Advisory Council. He has authored around 200 articles and 4 books.

Professional positions

Former Chief Economist, Bank of England
Chief Executive Officer, Royal Society of Arts

Interest and expertise

Subject groups

  • Computer sciences
    • Systems, including networking, Artificial intelligence, machine learning, vision, Databases
  • Mathematics
    • Statistics and Operational Research
  • Astronomy and physics
    • Computational physics
  • Microbiology, immunology and developmental biology
    • Developmental biology
  • Anatomy, physiology and neurosciences
    • Behavioural neuroscience, Development and control of behaviour, Experimental psychology
  • Organismal biology, evolution and ecology
    • Biological modelling, Evolution
  • Health and human sciences
    • Economics, Human Geography, Social Behaviour
  • Other
    • Science education at secondary level, Scientific information provision


Economics, Complex systems, Behavioural science, Public policy

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