Allen Simpson
financial policy analyst; director of strategy, London and Partners

Allen Simpson is a financial policy analyst. He spent the past decade in the City, first at the London Stock Exchange during the financial crisis and then at Barclays Bank during the Brexit period. He is now director of strategy for London and Partners, the international economic development body for London. He is a two-time parliamentary candidate and former chief operating officer of Labour in the City.

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