Turning insight, evidence and ideas into action

Paul Rhodes

Paul has over 16 years of experience in social research since 1998, and joined Skyblue in November 2011 as the team’s advanced qualitative specialist. Paul has led on evaluations at Skyblue valued at c£40 million since 2012, in sectors as diverse as energy & utilities, creative & cultural and sport; reporting ultimately to Government departments including the Department for Health and the UK Commission for Employment and Skills.

Paul’s research career has been varied, but he has developed particular specialisms in employer networks, disability sport and evaluating the impact of training programmes.

Key policy areas include: 

  • Public health, sport and wellbeing
  • Skills, employment and training
  • STEM
  • Creative and cultural