Non-Executive Director, BPDTS

Claire Johnston


Claire took up her role as TSol Director General in April 2014. TSol became the Government Legal Department on 1 April 2015.

Her previous roles include:

  • Director, Department for Education Advisory Division at the Treasury Solicitor’s Department, 2007 to 2014
  • Head of Property and Indirect Taxes Group at Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs, 2006 to 2007
  • Deputy Director at the Department for Constitutional Affairs, Legal Group, 2001 to 2006

Non-Executive Director, BPDTS

BPDTS Ltd is a digital technology company that’s been set up to provide specialist digital technology services to the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP).

BPDTS’s board sets out the strategy and agrees how operational decisions are taken.

Previous roles in government

  1. Director General, Legal Services Directorate B

    • 2014 to 2018
  2. Director

    • 2009 to 2014