Dr Savas Hadjipavlou – Director
Savas is the founding Director of Justice Episteme. Between 2014 to 2016 he was a founding Director and Chief Executive of the Probation Institute, which formed as an independent professional body for probation and community justice workers.
From 2011 to 2014 he was Chief Executive of the Probation Chiefs Association. As a former senior civil servant in the Ministry of Justice, Department of Health and Home Office, he has an extensive background in justice and health policy, and in service development. He has, in particular, led policy and service reforms in the provision of health services for offenders and their integration into the National Health Service. Savas was educated as a scientist and holds a DPhil from Oxford University.