Thomas is a consultant based in AlphaBeta’s Canberra office. He has broad public policy expertise and has worked across advisory roles in government and politics. Prior to joining AlphaBeta, Thomas worked as an adviser on economic policy to the Leader of the Opposition and the Shadow Assistant Treasurer. Thomas started his career in the Australian Public Service at the Department of Immigration and Citizenship and has also worked at the Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet. Thomas holds a Master of Public Policy (Economic Policy) from the Australian National University, and a Bachelor of Arts (German & French) from the University of Melbourne.