Colin Howat leads ICF’s team undertaking research and evaluation on education, employment and health policy in the UK and Ireland. He has 20 years’ experience in social research and public policy analysis, specialising in technical education, workforce development, labor market analysis and professional regulation.
Colin has directed over 60 studies for national government, agencies, sector and professional bodies, as well was the European Commission. Before joining ICF, Colin was senior researcher at Incomes Data Services, where his published work included in-depth studies on Employing Young Workers, Psychometric Testing and Promoting Work-Life Balance.
Colin has a First Class Honours degree in Social and Political Sciences from the University of Cambridge.