Ben Page is Chief Executive of Ipsos MORI. He joined MORI in 1987 after graduating from Oxford University in 1986.
From 1987-1992 Ben worked in our private sector business on corporate reputation and consumer research, working for companies like Shell, BAE Systems, Sky TV and IBM.
Since 1992 he has worked closely with both Conservative and Labour ministers and senior policy makers across government, leading on work for Downing Street, the Cabinet Office, the Home Office and the Department of Health, as well as a wide range of local authorities and NHS Trusts. Ben is currently on advisory groups at the CBI, Kings Fund, Institute of Public Policy Research (IPPR), and is a Trustee at the Centre for London. He was recently named in GQ’s 100 Most Connected Men of 2015.
Named one of the "100 most influential people in the public sector" by the Guardian newspaper, as well as other "most influential lists" (e.g. for Local Government Chronicle) he is a winner of a British Market Research Association (BMRA) award and a 2005 Market Research Society (MRS) medal. He has served on a wide range of independent commissions and reviews and is currently a member of the advisory boards of the Kings Fund, Institute of Public Policy Research (IPPR), and the Social Market Foundation (SMF).