Christian Guy is the Managing Director at The Centre for Social Justice which is an independent think tank established in 2004 to seek effective solution to the poverty that blights parts of Britain. Under Christian’s tutelage it has gone on to be labelled the most influential think tank in the UK and has won Prospect Magazine UK Social Policy Think Tank of the Year 2013.
He has led work on a number of CSJ publications including editor of the 2011 first year report card on the Coalition Government, Building a Social Recovery, author of the 2010 reports The Forgotten Age and the Green Paper on Criminal Justice and Addiction. He also co-authored the 2009’s prison reform report Locked Up Potential with Jonathan Aitken. Christian is Assistant Director of Jonathan Aitken’s Westminster Forum. He has led in-depth work across a number of public policy themes including welfare reform, child poverty, criminal justice, older age and addiction.