Lucy Derges is Manager of Research and joined STM in December 2020. She coordinates research projects that deliver data analysis, resources and reports that inform all involved in the global activity of research. She also monitors the industry for developments and gathers research to support global advocacy work. Lucy also is a member of the Policy and Advocacy team and supports STM’s activities in the Asia-Pacific region. She holds a BScEcon(hons) and a number of postgraduate certifications in International Affairs. She has previously worked as a global Marketing Manager and spent ten years in the UK Civil Service as a Policy Analyst and Relationship Manager. She is currently completing an MA Publishing Studies with Oxford Brookes University.