Centre for System Design
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Key Staff

  • David Rees (PhD) imageDavid Rees (PhD)The focus of David’s professional life has been on learning and applying the concepts, methods and tools of System Dynamics to the challenges an opportunities in health, education and he social services.Read more
  • David Todd imageDavid ToddDavid is Synergia’s Managing Director and spent 5 years in the 2000’s working with Eric Wolstenholme, one of the world leaders in System DynamicsRead more
  • Zaffar Ansari imageZaffar AnsariZaffar is a project Analyst art Synergia with a strong interest in the intersection of system thinking and design thinking. Zaffar is working in the Centre developing new approaches to service designRead more
  • Sarah Appleton (PhD) imageSarah Appleton (PhD)Sarah is an evaluation specialist, with a strong focused on community-based evaluation. Sarah works closely with David developing improved methods to evaluate system changeRead more
  • Linden Dale-Gandar imageLinden Dale-GandarLinden is a senior consultant leading Synergia's data analytics work. Linden is working in the Centre exploring ways to better integrate good data analytics with quantitative simulation modelling Read more