At the core of Future of London’s leadership programmes, research and events are our in-house staff, working with trusted associates and guest speakers who join us for projects and ongoing programmes. Drawn from a variety of disciplines and backgrounds, they all share a passion for ensuring the best future for the Capital.

See below for details on Future of London staff and a few of our associates:


Lisa Taylor
Chief Executive
020 7251 6752

Jo Wilson
Head of Policy
020 7253 6758

Alexei Schwab
Head of Programme
020 7253 6758

Vanessa Pilla Vanessa Pilla
Interim Head of Networks
020 7251 6752

Sabrina Belle
Leaders Project Manager
020 7253 6758

Eric Asamoa Eric Asamoa
Business Manager
020 7253 6758

Amanda Robinson
Research & Programme Manager
020 7253 6758

Olivia Russell
Project & Research Officer
020 7253 6758


Miffa Salter
Associate: Urbancanda
Brennan Jacoby
Associate: Urbancanda
Sandra Jones
Associate: Business Improvement Districts
Seth Scafe Smith
Project Intern: Diversity Speakers Network
Richard Tacagni
Associate: Private Rented Sector
Faye Wade
Researcher: Engaging London’s Private Landlords in Energy Efficiency
Andrew Heywood
Associate: Housing Finance