The Sutton Trust was founded in 1997 by Sir Peter Lampl to improve social mobility through education. As well as being a think-tank, the Sutton Trust is a ‘do-tank,’ having funded over 200 programmes, commissioned over 170 research studies and influenced Government education policy by pushing social mobility to the top of the political agenda.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.suttontrust.com/

Address:
9th Floor, Millbank Tower, 21 – 24 Millbank, London SW1P 4QP, UK

Country:
United Kingdom

Sub-region:
Northern Europe

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
UK
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1997
Age (years)
Sutton Trust
 27
United Kingdom average
 36
Global average
 32
Founded by
Founders: Sir Peter Lampl
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2023): Doug Thomson
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2022): N/A
Leader gender: N/A
Leader(s) (2021): Sir Peter Lampl
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2023
Sutton Trust
 46
United Kingdom average
 41
Global average
 66
2021
Sutton Trust
 35
2019
Sutton Trust
 29
% Female staff
2023
Sutton Trust
 72%
United Kingdom average
 51%
Global average
 50%
2019
Sutton Trust
 72%
% Female researchers
2019
Sutton Trust
 21%
United Kingdom average
 32%
Global average
 35%

Organisational performance

Publications
2022
Sutton Trust
 16
United Kingdom average
 46
Global average
 65
2018
Sutton Trust
 17

Social

Likes (2023)
Sutton Trust
 4,125
United Kingdom average
 44,614
Global average
 27,094
Likes (2021)
Sutton Trust
 3,659
Likes (2019)
Sutton Trust
 3,348
Twitter
Followers (2024)
Sutton Trust
 62,249
United Kingdom average
 29,197
Global average
 18,127
Followers (2022)
Sutton Trust
 59,599
Followers (2021)
Sutton Trust
 55,292
Subscribers (2023)
Sutton Trust
 335
United Kingdom average
 12,248
Global average
 6,305
Subscribers (2022)
Sutton Trust
 0
Subscribers (2021)
Sutton Trust
 0
Followers (2023)
Sutton Trust
 5,110
United Kingdom average
 23,030
Global average
 11,195
Followers (2022)
Sutton Trust
 4,363
Followers (2021)
Sutton Trust
 3,586
Followers (2022)
Sutton Trust
 17,945
United Kingdom average
 11,180
Global average
 16,662
Followers (2019)
Sutton Trust
 5,172

Data notes

Last updated: 21/01/2022
Rating of data accuracy (find out more) : OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website
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