Jamie Bristow is director of The Mindfulness Initiative, a policy institute that provides the secretariat to the UK All­-Party Parliamentary Group on Mindfulness. He helped politicians to conduct a 12-month inquiry into how mindfulness could be incorporated into British services and institutions and was a lead researcher on the resulting report, Mindful Nation UK. Jamie is also a mindfulness teacher and consultant, with clients that include the Oxford Mindfulness Centre. Jamie was formerly Business Development Director at Headspace, an advertising executive and a global brand director.