Natalie Shlomo is a Professor of Social Statistics at the University of Manchester in the United Kingdom. Her research interests are in survey methodology and official statistics. She is the UK principle investigator for several collaborative grants from the 7th Framework Programme of the European Union, all involving research in improving survey methods and dissemination. She is an elected member of the International Statistical Institute, an elected council member for the International Association of Survey Statisticians and a fellow of the Royal Statistical Society. She is associate editor of International Statistical Review, Journal of the Royal Statistical Society, Series A, and Journal of Privacy and Confidentiality. She is also a co-editor for the International Association of Survey Statisticians Newsletter. She is a member of several national and international advisory boards, particularly in the area of statistical disclosure control.