Progress is the New Labour pressure group which aims to promote a radical and progressive politics for the 21st century. Founded in 1996, we are an independent organisation of Labour party members.
Progress is chaired by Lord Andrew Adonis. Our vice-chairs are Jenny Chapman MP, Stephen Doughty MP, Julie Elliott MP, Tristram Hunt MP, Dan Jarvis MP, Liz Kendall MP, Alison McGovern MP, Toby Perkins MP, Lucy Powell MP, Steve Reed MP, Jonathan Reynolds MP and John Woodcock MP. Progress’ honorary president is Stephen Twigg MP, the shadow secretary of state for education.
Progress Ltd is a company incorporated in England and Wales. Company number 3109611. The directors of Progress Ltd are: Jennifer Gerber* (former deputy executive director of Progress and former acting executive director of the organisation); Jon Mendelson* (former treasurer of Progress); Robert Philpot (executive director of Progress); and Stephen Twigg MP* (former chair of Progress and current honorary president). *unpaid
The company’s registered address is: Westbury, 145-157 St John Street, London, EC1V 4PY