Nick is the government lead for the Administrative Data Agricultural Research Collection (AD|ARC) project, building a cross-UK Research Ready Dataset bringing together data on farm businesses with data on farm household individuals. Nick is also part of the ADR Wales Priority Project Development Team which aims to develop future administrative data research projects.
Before AD|ARC, Nick worked on the project development of the EU Settled Status Data Linkage Project and at the start of the Covid-19 pandemic developed data flows for the Welsh Government’s response to the pandemic. Before moving to Wales Nick worked on statistics on the diversity of the teaching workforce in England for the Department for Education.
Prior to government, Nick has a background working with Human Rights organisations in Europe and Asia alongside an MA in Post-War Recovery Studies following a first degree in Theoretical Physics.