Alastair Evans

Alastair is Head of Knowledge and Research at Creative Scotland. He has a background in social research and worked across a range of public policy areas before specialising in the cultural and creative sectors.  Alastair is currently a member the Steering Group for pan-European research on the economic spillovers from the Creative Industries, sits on the UK Research Excellence Framework (REF) panel for Art and Design and the Research Advisory panel for the International Federation of Arts Councils and Cultural Agencies. His own interests include electronic music, photography and film.