Policy Advisor to David Halpern, President & Founding Director of the Behavioural Insights Team
Deelan is BIT’s Policy Advisor to David Halpern, President & Founding Director of the Behavioural Insights Team. He supports David across the full range of policy areas BIT works on. He also works as an Advisor in consumer and business market policy, based in the London office. He leads the financial services workstream within BIT’s Gambling Policy and Research Unit. He was also Private Secretary to Nida Broughton & Eva Myers, Directors of Economic Policy, between May 2022 to March 2023.
Prior to joining BIT, Deelan was a General Management Trainee on the NHS Graduate Management Scheme. Deelan has also previously worked as a Chartered Tax Advisor at Deloitte and subsequently Ernst & Young.
Deelan holds a Masters degree in International Public Policy from UCL, and a Bachelors degree in Law & Business Studies from the University of Warwick.