Josh Brown is Director of Partnerships at ORCID, where he works to bring together ORCID’s global community and embed identifiers in research workflows. He is currently focused on work with funders to reduce the administrative burden of research funding workflows. Previously, Josh led ORCID’s European projects, and helped to establish national ORCID consortia around the world. Josh has worked on international Open Access publishing projects at CERN, on research information management and scholarly communications for Jisc in the UK, and on the University of London’s repository consortium. He has a Masters in information management from the University of Brighton.