Latest civil service & public affairs moves — August 28
New appointments in the civil service, UK politics, and public affairs, via our colleagues at Dods People
- Legal Ombudsman – Rob Powell promoted to replace Nick Hawkins as chief executive in September.
- Home Office – John Ashton appointed as the new chief scientific adviser.
- Department for Education: Education and Skills Funding Agency – Eileen Milner to become chief executive in November.
- Department for Transport: Maritime and Coastguard Agency – Les Chapman became the secretary of state’s representative; Highways England – Peter Mumford appointed as the interim major projects executive director.
- Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport: UK Anti-Doping Board – Nicholas Griffin, Claire-Marie Roberts, Frances Akor and Nicola Phillips appointed as members.
- Scottish Government: Scottish Police Authority – John Foley to retire as chief executive, the role will not be replaced.
- Burnley borough council – Mick Cartledge appointed as the new Chief Executive.
- Trade associations: Incorporated Society of British Advertisers – Steve Chester appointed as director of media.
- Ovo Group - Georgia Berry to become chief of staff to chief executive.
- Citizens Advice – Katie Martin to become head of news, public affairs and campaigns.
- Birmingham Dogs Home – Giles Webber appointed as chief executive.
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