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078/2012 - Ministry of Defence Permanent Secretary moves on

This was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

The Secretary of State for Defence has today announced that Permanent Under Secretary of the Ministry of Defence (MOD) Ursula Brennan is to move to take up the post of Permanent Secretary (PUS) at the Ministry of Justice (MOJ) from 2 July. The MOD’s Director General for Security Policy, Tom McKane, will become the acting Permanent Secretary while a competition is conducted to appoint Mrs. Brennan’s replacement.