Non-Executive Director, BPDTS

Helen John



Helen was appointed to the BPDTS Ltd Board as a Non-Executive Director on 21 November 2016.

Helen qualified as a chartered accountant in the private sector and has spent 25 years at HM Treasury and the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) in a variety of finance and policy roles, as a senior civil servant since 2000.

Helen is currently head of DWP’s ALB Partnership Division which sponsors the department’s 14 arm’s-length bodies (akin to subsidiaries).

Helen is also an independent member of the Audit Committee of the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA). She is also a trustee of Avenues, a charity which supports people with disabilities.

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.