Sarah Healey

Director General at Department for Exiting the European Union

Director General, Department for Exiting the European Union
Policy Leaders Fellow, Centre for Science and Policy

Sarah Healey is Director General at the Department for Exiting the European Union. She has previously held roles in the Department of Culture, Media and Sport, Department for Work and Pensions, and the Department for Education. She has also worked in the Senior Civil Service on gender diversity projects, encouraging job sharing schemes in departments that allow staff with different needs to continue working and maintaining other commitments.

Sarah began her civil service career in the Cabinet Office, where she worked in the Prime Minister's Strategy Unit. She studied Modern History and English at the University of Oxford, and holds an MSc in Social Policy from the London School of Economics.