Responsible Officers at The National Archives

FOI request reference: F0044103
Publication date: December 2015


I would be most grateful if you would provide me, under the Freedom of Information Act, details in respect to the bullet point below:

Who is the senior officer (outside of procurement) responsible for ICT/Digital/Business Change Programmes & Strategy?




We have handled your request under the Freedom of Information Act 2000.  The FOI Act gives you the right to know whether we hold the information you want and to have it communicated to you.

We are happy to confirm that we hold all of the information you have requested, which we have provided below.

  • Julian Muller, Head of IT Operations, is operationally responsible for ICT change programmes and strategy at The National Archives.
  • Paul Davies, Head of Estates and Facilities, is operationally responsible for Corporate Planning (Business Change) programmes and strategy.
  • Clem Brohier, Chief Operating Officer, has overall responsibility for these business areas.
  • John Sheridan, Interim Digital Director, has operational responsibility for Digital programmes and strategy, with overall responsibility for this business area.

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