Director - Digital Economy

Andrea Young



Andrea Young was appointed as a Director in both DCMS and BIS, heading up the joint Digital Economy Unit, in July 2014. Previous government roles include Director for Enterprise in BIS, and Director for Strategy in Defra.

Director - Digital Economy

The Director, Digital Economy Unit has responsibility for policy development and implementation for:

  • Digital Communications infrastructure
  • Cyber security and telecoms resilience
  • Spectrum Release
  • Digital Enterprise and innovation
  • Digital Skills