Gavin Lockhart-Mirams



About Gavin

A specialist in criminal justice, Gavin has more than a decade of experience working with government, police and public safety organisations. He worked in No.10 Downing Street advising the British Prime Minister and worked closely with other governments to cut crime.

By combining his experience in management consultancy with public policy-development, Gavin founded Crest Advisory in 2011 and is now its Chair.

Key achievements

  • Senior policy adviser to the Prime Minister David Cameron on criminal justice, counter-terrorism, public services and crime.
  • Advised on ways to shift power to individuals and communities (including introducing legislation paving the way for elected police commissioners in 2012).
  • Pushed forward work to increase transparency across the justice system (for example publishing local crime data).

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