Leo Barasi joined UKDPC in January 2011. Since then, he has managed the Commission’s media and political relations, and contacts with other organisations in drug policy and practice.
Previously, Leo worked in communications strategy for clients that included governments, political parties, a financial services firm, a pharmaceutical company, and consumer media providers.
He has also worked at the Welsh Assembly, and for Oxfam in the UK and Senegal. He is a trustee of an education charity, the Nurture Group Network.