Director, People, Capability and Change

Christine Hewitt

Christine Hewitt

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Biography

Christine took up the role of People Capability and Change Director on 12 October 2015.

Prior to Christine’s appointment to DCLG, she was the People and Business Services Director at the Defence, Defence Science and Technology Lab (part of MOD) for 2 years.

During Christine’s time she sat as an Executive Board member and since January 2015 a full Board member. She was responsible for leading DSTL’s people strategy to drive transformational change and raise engagement and capability across a highly specialist workforce.

Christine’s past career has involved a range of economic policy and HR roles in central government including temporary BIS HR Director (July to November 2013), BIS Deputy Director of HR Strategy and Capability, and Joint Director of Strategy and Knowledge at ACAS.

She is a non-executive trustee of transport social enterprise HCT.

Director, People, Capability and Change

The Director, People, Capability and Change leads DCLG’s change priorities, workforce strategy, pay and reward, leadership and talent management, diversity, HR operations, recruitment, HR policy and people engagement.