Director - Media, International, Gambling and Creative Economy (paternity leave)

Hugh Harris

Hugh Harris

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Biography

Hugh was appointed Director of Media, International, Gambling & Creative Industries at the Department for Culture, Media & Sport (DCMS) in February 2015. He has held prior positions in HM Treasury (2002-2007; 2013-15), No 10 Policy Unit (2010-2013); Prime Minister’s Strategy Unit (2009-2010); NM Rothschild (2007-2009); Confederation of British Industry (1998-2000) and The Economist Publications (1998). He has a Masters in Public Administration from the Harvard Kennedy School, where he studied as a Kennedy scholar (2000-2002), and a first class degree in Philosophy, Politics and Economics from Magdalen College, Oxford (1994-97).

Director - Media, International, Gambling and Creative Economy (paternity leave)