Who we are

Vote for Policies is an independent not-for-profit. Our work is made possible by the dedication of our volunteers, along with the donations and grant funding to cover our costs.

The Team

Matt Chocqueel-Mangan

Matt Chocqueel-Mangan

Founder & Director / Product & Delivery

Matt set up Vote for Policies in 2010 and has a background in agile delivery and user-led service design.

Leon Prescod

Leon Prescod

Director / Research & Analysis

Leon started volunteering at Vote for Policies in 2018 and looks after all content and analysis for our Youth Policy Tracker.

Amy Matthews

Amy Matthews

Technical Lead

Amy has been managing Vote for Policies' technical services since 2017 and is currently leading the redevelopment of our election survey.

Tim Bradshaw

Tim Bradshaw

Social Media

Tim is the voice and creativity behind Vote for Policies on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter.

Dave Foulkes

Dave Foulkes

Video Production

Dave brings the discussion alive with everything you see on our YouTube channel.

Julia Stent

Julia Stent

Advisor / Commercial Strategy

Julia volunteers as an advisor and mentor, focusing on the financial sustainability of Vote for Policies.

In addition to the core team, over 500 volunteers have given their time and expertise to Vote for Policies - analysing policy verdicts for the Tracker, providing technical expertise to maintain our services, and helping promote our work to a growing audience.