Shafiq Pandor joined CEPA as a senior consultant having gained extensive experience working in various roles for UK Government. He has a background in transport, energy and regulatory economics.
Before joining the firm, Shafiq was in charge of aviation competition and regulation policy at the Department for Transport (DfT). There, he advised ministers on financing and regulatory issues in relation to airport expansion at Heathrow, and represented the UK at the International Civil Aviation Organisation and other global transport forums. He has also worked in the energy sector, where he was responsible for econometric modelling of energy demand, and forecasting the likelihood of the UK meeting its emissions targets.
Shafiq holds a Master's degree in Economic Policy from University College London (Distinction) and a Bachelors degree in Economics from the University of Leeds.