Claire joined Social Life in July 2017. Prior to this she worked as an anthropological researcher at SOAS and the University of Oxford, examining market-based approaches in development and evolving models of corporate social responsibility.
Claire is on maternity leave until January 2020.
Her background is in fundraising, having spent several years working at CDI, a digital inclusion NGO. Claire is particularly interested in ethnographic approaches to understanding the city.
She holds an MA in Social Anthropology of Development from SOAS and a BA in History, Politics and Spanish from the University of Nottingham.