Stephan Shakespeare

CEO and Co-Founder
Stephan co-founded YouGov in 2000. One of the pioneers of Internet research, he has been the driving force behind YouGov’s innovation-led strategy. He was chair of the Data Strategy Board for the Department for Business, ...

Stephan co-founded YouGov in 2000. One of the pioneers of Internet research, he has been the driving force behind YouGov’s innovation-led strategy. He was chair of the Data Strategy Board for the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills 2012–2013 and led the Shakespeare Review of Public Sector Information. He is a commissioner for the Social Metrics Commission, and an Affiliated Researcher at the Bennett Institute for Public Policy, Cambridge University, where his work is focused on the public dimensions of globalisation and tracking attitudes to public policy.

Articles by Stephan Shakespeare
  • As both of the major parties are putting tackling anti-social behaviour high on their list of priorities on the next election, we added a ...

  • We have been thinking about advice and mottos, and ran some optional questions on the end of a survey to investigate the advice that ...