Director General, Civil Service, Cabinet Office
Policy Leaders Fellow, Centre for Science and Policy
Tracey Waltho is currently Director General of the Civil Service. Tracey recently outlined the government’s Civil Service Vision 2020, highlighting the need for growing digital skills across central and local government. During the COVID-19 emergency, Tracey has been seconded from the Cabinet Office to the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government as Director General, Housing, Planning & Building Safety. Previous to this she was Director Health, Disabililty and Employment in the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP).