ADS is pleased to announce that Jonathan Hawkings has been appointed Director of Policy.

As Director of Policy, Jonathan leads ADS engagement with political and governmental stakeholders, in the UK and internationally. Jonathan manages the ADS Policy, Economics, Public Affairs and Media team, overseeing strategic policy development, political and public communication, economic analysis and research.

Jonathan was previously Head of Policy and Public Affairs at ADS, joining the organisation in November 2017. Prior to joining ADS, Jonathan was Senior Policy Manager at the Society of Motor Manufacturers & Traders (SMMT), the UK automotive industry trade association.