Elliot is a research specialist, working closely with consultants and clients to develop project briefs and facilitate the collaboration process. He particularly works to support clients with market research and with merger searches. Elliot also leads on thought leadership, including the development of our annual Good Merger Index reports, and assists with marketing and communications. Elliot holds an MA in Public Policy and is passionate about strengthening the not-for-profit sector and the role it can play in delivering public services. He has a background in research, having worked on healthcare for the think-tank Civitas and for the local government think-tank Centre for Cities.