Dr Chris Wood
Director of Research, Publications and Enrichment
Dr Chris Wood joined Regent Group in November 2020, having spent two decades in the civil service, local government and education. Prior to joining Regent, he was an independent research consultant working with private, public and third sector organisations. He was also lead assessor for the Queen’s Award for Industry Promoting Opportunity Prize.
A former adviser to the Chief Inspector for Education and Principal Officer for research publications, Chris drafted ministerial advice notes, authored influential survey reports, contributed to parliamentary inquiries and was a keynote speaker at national and international conferences.
Chris has a doctorate and a master’s degree in education. He has a passion for all things Italian and loves a great espresso. He is married with two children.