Think tank

Centre for London

London, United Kingdom

Centre for London is a politically independent think tank and charity, with a mission to find new solutions to the capital’s challenges. Launched in 2011, the Centre aims to help London build on its long history of trade, innovation and public life and create a prosperous city that works for everyone. The capital’s only dedicated think tank, they have a unique understanding of London’s success as a global city and economic powerhouse, as well as the challenges of maintaining the infrastructure and social cohesion on which this success is built. Working across economic, environmental and social issues, they develop rigorous research and bold, long-term solutions to the problems that London and other cities face. They bring together a diverse range of experts, business leaders, policymakers and civil society organisations to forge new solutions to the capital’s challenges.

Contact details

Website:
https://www.centreforlondon.org/

Address:
Unit 1, 32-33 Hatton Garden, London, EC1N 8DL, United Kingdom

Country:
United Kingdom

Sub-region:
Northern Europe

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
London,Major global cities
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
2011
Age (years)
Centre for London
 10
United Kingdom average
 33
Global average
 30
Founded by
Founders: Ben Rogers
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Nick Bowes (Chief Executive)
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2020): Ben Rogers (Director)
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2019): Ben Rogers (Director)
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2021
Centre for London
 19
United Kingdom average
 34
Global average
 75
2020
Centre for London
 22
2019
Centre for London
 21
% Female staff
2019
Centre for London
 19%
United Kingdom average
 46%
Global average
 43%
% Female researchers
2019
Centre for London
 42%
United Kingdom average
 32%
Global average
 35%

Organisational performance

Publications
2015
Centre for London
 8
United Kingdom average
 50
Global average
 160

Social

Twitter
Followers (2021)
Centre for London
 17,798
United Kingdom average
 34,856
Global average
 18,429
Followers (2019)
Centre for London
 15,700
Followers (2017)
Centre for London
 11,399
Followers (2019)
Centre for London
 1,730
United Kingdom average
 5,604
Global average
 6,628

Data notes

Last updated: 17/05/2021
Data sources consulted: Information supplied by organisation, Organisation´s website
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