Dean Godson is Director of Policy Exchange.
Dean first joined Policy Exchange in 2005, running the think tank's security research until becoming Director in 2013.
Prior to joining Policy Exchange Dean was Chief Leader Writer of the Daily Telegraph. He also worked as Associate Editor of The Spectator and was a Contributing Editor for Prospect Magazine. He is the author of Himself Alone: David Trimble and the Ordeal of Unionism (Harper Collins, 2004), widely hailed as one of the most authoritative books on the Troubles.
He regularly comments on national and international affairs for The Times, Sunday Times, Prospect and The Wall Street Journal.