Sam Sharps

Sam Sharps

Executive Director, Technology and Public Policy

Profile

Sam joined the Institute in 2022 to lead a team across four continents focusing on the impact and potential of technology for public policy. Before this he worked on public policy for Apple at a UK, Ireland and European level, across every issue from cyber-security to digital education, media regulation and climate change. Prior to joining Apple he was a consultant for four years, and spent a decade as a UK government official, focusing mainly on communications and technology policy in the Department for Business and the Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport.