John Pullinger is President of the International Association for Official Statistics and member of the Board of the Global Partnership for Sustainable Development Data.
He was previously UK National Statistician, President of the Royal Statistical Society and Chair of the United Nations Statistical Commission. He is a Chartered Statistician.
He was also Librarian and Director General for Information Services at the UK House of Commons. He was made a Companion of the Order of the Bath (CB) in the Queen’s 2014 New Year’s honours list for services to Parliament and the Community.
He is a graduate of the University of Exeter and of Harvard Business School. He has been awarded honorary degrees by the universities of Exeter, Essex and the West of England. He is a Visiting Professor at Imperial College and Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences.
Pullinger J, 2016, Invited Commentary Special Section: The Role of Official Statistics in Statistical Capacity Building, Journal of Official Statistics, Vol:32, ISSN:0282-423X, Pages:907-912
Pullinger J, 2013, Report of the Council for 2012 Council report, Journal of the Royal Statistical Society Series A-statistics in Society, Vol:176, ISSN:0964-1998, Pages:981-1071
Pullinger J, 2013, Statistics making an impact, Journal of the Royal Statistical Society Series A-statistics in Society, Vol:176, ISSN:0964-1998, Pages:819-840
Pullinger J, 1998, A comment on the creation of the office for national statistics by John Pullinger - Response, International Statistical Review, Vol:66, ISSN:0306-7734, Pages:135-135
Pullinger J, 1997, The creation of the office for national statistics, International Statistical Review, Vol:65, ISSN:0306-7734, Pages:291-308