Trade Deal Watch is volunteer run. Currently the campaign lead is Dr Rob Davidson.
Dr Rob Davidson - campaign lead
Dr Rob Davidson is a data scientist and entrepreneur. He co-founded the campaigns Scientists for EU and Healthier IN the EU (now NHS Against Brexit), and currently leads the Trade Deal Watch campaign group as well as running the digital consultancy firm, Two Cloaks.
He is a scientist who got his PhD at the Institute of Cancer Research in London and who has worked at the University of Birmingham. He also worked for the open science journal GigaScience, based in Hong Kong where he promoted open data as a means of making science more efficient and more honest.
In Hong Kong he set up the Bauhinia Genome Project, Hong Kong's first crowd-funded, citizen genomics project.