Charles is the Director of Data Analytics. He joined the Health Foundation in February 2019 as Assistant Director.
Charles leads a team which provides actionable insights on key issues in health and care, based on data, analysis and evidence. He joined the Health Foundation in February 2019 as Assistant Director and played a key role in setting up the REAL Centre which has established itself as an authority on strategic, long-term issues facing the health and care system.
Charles has spent most of his career in health and public policy analysis. Previous roles include head of operational research and evaluation at NHS England, head of social care analysis at DHSC, chief analyst to the Dilnot Commission, and senior policy analysis roles in the Prime Minister’s Strategy Unit, HM Treasury and the New Zealand Treasury.