Layne Robinson leads the Commonwealth’s work on social policy with particular focus on youth, education, health and gender policy; provides technical advice to Commonwealth member states; works in partnership with relevant organisations to improve the lives of Commonwealth citizens.

Layne is an experienced policy head with a demonstrated history of working in the public policy industry.  He is skilled in youth development, government, research, programme design and implementation, public speaking, facilitation, and international relations. Strong consulting professional with a graduate degree focused on development economics and political science from the University of the West Indies, Mona.