Private Secretary to the Minister for Digital and Creative Industries, Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
Policy Fellow, Centre for Science and Policy
Ben is the Private Secretary to the Minister for Digital and the Creative Industries. He leads the minister’s office to advise and deliver on her priorities across a broad portfolio.
Prior to this, Ben had jobs covering private office, strategy and operations across the Department for Communities & Local Government (as was), the Department for Work and Pensions, and HMRC. Before joining the Civil Service Ben worked in finance for a city law firm.
Ben holds a BA in History and an MA in Intelligence and International Security.