People & partners
Simon Hunt was appointed Managing Director of OPM in early 2009 following his role as Director of the Social Policy Programme. He has 35+ years' experience as a development economist, including 10 years spent at the University of Oxford.
Simon specialises in poverty reduction policies and in service delivery policies for poverty reduction. He has led numerous teams in Africa, South and S.E. Asia, and in Southern Europe. These teams have supported governments with analysis, strategy and policy development, and in policy delivery.