Nick Pickles (@nickpickles) is the Global Head of Public Policy Strategy and Development at Twitter, leading the company's regulatory thinking on critical issues at the intersection of the open internet, public policy, and politics. Previously, he was Head of Public Policy for Twitter in the UK and before that the director of the civil liberties and privacy campaign group Big Brother Watch.

A law graduate from the University of Durham, he served as President of Durham Students' Union and stood as a candidate in the 2010 UK General Election. He is also a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts, an internationally published music photographer, and a board member of the non-profit BBC Media Action.

Nick Pickles

Global Head of Public Policy Strategy and Development, Twitter