Who we are
Daniel is a strategic communications specialist, with a background in social psychology and community organising. He writes and lectures on narrative, values & framing. He founded and led movement-building digital agency Small Axe, working with many of the world’s biggest NGOs, Social Enterprises and campaigning organisations, and is currently Creative Director at consultancy Cohere Partners.
Dora is a narrative strategist, researcher and trainer. She works with campaigners, spokespeople and coalitions to develop framing strategies and authentic, powerful messaging. She is Head of Messaging at NEON and has a particular interest in finding the rights words to advocate for a new economic system. She is an Associate at The Public Interest Research Centre (PIRC) and co-author of the Framing the Economy report.
Sarah Stein Lubrano
Sarah is a DPhil researcher in Political Theory at Oxford University, studying the relationship between emotion and politics in democracies. Previously she worked as the Head of Content at The School of Life, designing their curriculum and writing for their YouTube Channel. She has previously worked as filmmaker, prison tutor, student welfare officer, and obituary writer.
Toby is a multidisciplinary artist with a particular interest in popular music, dialogue, and the public sphere. His projects include investigations into grass roots politics, partisan pop-songs, agonistic utopianism, and cooperative practices. He has shown recently at Pi Artworks in London, the Sound & Vision Festival at the Royal Academy of Music, Bastioni Association in Florence, the Coventry Biennial, and Beaconsfield Gallery, as well as performing at the Barbican Centre, on BBC Radio 4, BBC 1, and Channel 4.
Christophe is a linguist focusing on the relationship between language use and community building. A former founding partner of Nimirum, a social research and consultancy firm, he has taught at Oxford, Duke and Rutgers, and is now a Lecturer in German and Translation Studies at the University of Bristol.
Anna is a Senior Adviser at the Economic Change Unit, and a Senior Associate at Cohere Partners. She was Founder and CEO at the Finance Innovation Lab, a pioneering project building a financial system that serves people and planet, is a trustee of the New Economics Foundation, and a Senior Advisor at the Economic Change Unit.