Ed’s professional career has been spent as a civil servant in the MOD scientific branch, initially the Defence Evaluation and Research Agency and subsequently the Defence Science and Technology Laboratory.
Throughout this time Ed has evolved from a junior research scientist to an experienced leader and manager. Currently developing strategic partnerships between Dstl and other organisations.
Outside work Ed coaches A Level and GCSE maths students and contributes to the magazine of the IMA, Mathematics Today. Ed is an assessor on the Maths Teacher Scholarship Scheme. Ed is an Assistant Examiner with the OCR Exam Board and a Non-Executive Director and Trustee of two arts charities.