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Thomas Cole.

Policy and Government Relations Advisor

Thomas manages donor relationships and fundraising at GIF, as well as supporting the running of the CEO’s office. Thomas has close to 15 years’ experience working on international issues: He has worked for the European Commission on EU foreign policy; he was a spokesperson and Head of Policy for the ‘People’s Vote’ campaign in the United Kingdom; he has appeared as a political analyst on leading international broadcasters and, he has advised private sector leaders on pan-European legislation and media strategies. Thomas has lived, worked and studied across Europe, the United States, South America and southern Africa. He has masters’ degrees in Global Politics from the London School of Economics and International Journalism from City University, London.