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Ollie Pooke

Election Year: 2020

Election Constituency: New Zealand

Scholar Status: Scholar Alum

Rhodes Identifier: New Zealand & Balliol 2020

Ollie Pooke


Ollie holds a Bachelor of Science with Honours in Chemistry from the University of Otago, and is currently working at The Boston Consulting Group in Sydney. Alongside his studies, Ollie has worked extensively for student organisations and local not-for-profits in the Otago region. He also has a keen interest in music and has played in regional and national youth orchestras. This has continued into his working life in Australia where he has worked on pro-bono projects in the arts and social sectors. At Oxford, Ollie is hoping to explore the role of evidence in government policy-making.