Colin Faulkner joined the Scotland Office in April 2012 as Principal Private Secretary to the Secretary of State.
He joined the then Scottish Executive in 2002, working in a wide range of policy areas including European fisheries negotiations, Crown Estate policy, mental health legislation and Ministerial Private Office.
In 2010, he joined the Economic and Domestic Secretariat of the Cabinet Office, where he focussed on devolution policy.
Principal Private Secretary to the Secretary of State
The Principal Private Secretary has responsibility for managing the Secretary of State’s Private Office.