Rhys Spence

Rhys Spence

Director of Communications and External Engagement

Rhys began working for EPI in April 2018. He works to increase the impact of EPI’s work.

Rhys joined EPI from Sancroft. Most of his work was with the food and drink industry- he co-ordinated the creation of the Food & Drink Sector Council, in response to the Government’s Industrial Strategy.

Prior to this, Rhys worked in the Parliamentary Office of Nick Hurd MP and for Finalta, a subsidiary of McKinsey & Company.

Rhys holds a BA in Land Economy from Cambridge University. Immediately after graduating, he taught and mentored members of London-based gangs and young people permanently excluded from mainstream education.