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Sam Gilbert

Affiliated Researcher

Sam is an entrepreneur and researcher working at the intersection of politics and technology.  His interests include the political legitimacy of big tech companies, and methods innovation using internet search data.

An expert in data-driven marketing, Sam was Employee No.1 and Chief Marketing Officer at Bought By Many, the multi-award winning fintech ranked No. 13 in The Sunday Times TechTrack100.  Previously, he was Head of Strategy and Development at Experian, and Head of Consumer Finance at Santander.

He also advises early-stage tech businesses on growth strategy and digital marketing.