George Howes is a Research Consultant at Metro Dynamics. He is experienced in using the qualitative and quantitative analysis of cities and places in order to improve service outcomes and develop and drive local economic growth strategies. Alongside this, he also has a detailed knowledge of the local government finance system, and, specifically, the levers that local authorities can use to capture value from growth, as well as supporting our work on city region governance arrangements.
Prior to joining Metro Dynamics, George worked as an internal consultant on business transformation at Tesco Head Office. There, he used data analysis and stakeholder engagement to inform company supply chain and commercial strategy. This involved project managing a number of projects seeking to identify operational opportunities, before developing credible, data-driven and consensual process improvements.