Christopher Pycroft has been Head of DFID DRC - the Democratic Republic of Congo - since August 2011.
He joined DFID in 2001 and previously worked as a governance advisor in DFID Nigeria and DFID South East Asia, and as Deputy Head of DFID Afghanistan.
He has a degree in political theory and institutions and a PhD in political theory and international relations.
Head of DFID Sudan
The head of a DFID country office has overall responsibility for the running of the office and its programmes.
Previous roles in government
Head of DFID DRC
- 2011 to 2015