Poala no longer works for NIESR
MA in Sociology and Politics at Edinburgh University
Post-graduate diploma in Journalism at City University
After a 17 year career in journalism, mainly as political reporter for the BBC, Paola was Head of Press for the European Parliament Information office in the UK, Media Director for the cross-party campaign British Influence and worked as a media consultant for the Centre for European Reform. She joined NIESR in September 2016.