Chris Deerin – Director

Chris is Reform Scotland’s Director, and one of Scotland’s leading journalists and commentators. He is a Contributing Editor at the New Statesman and has worked in senior positions at several of Britain’s top titles, including as Head of Comment at The Telegraph, Executive Editor of Scotland on Sunday, and as a columnist for the Daily Mail. He has twice been voted Scotland’s Columnist of the Year. Chris most recently worked at the University of Oxford’s Blavatnik School of Government and has also had spells in communications consultancy. He is a member of the University of Stirling’s Politics Subject Advisory Panel.