Director, Finance and Digital

James McEwen

James  McEwen



James McEwen joined the Legal Aid Agency in April 2016 as the Director of Finance and Digital.

He previously held senior roles at the Department of Energy and Climate Change where he headed up finance business partner and financial strategy functions. James began his Civil Service career in 2002 at the Department for Work and Pensions where he spent 9 years in a number of roles across policy, strategy and finance functions.

Director, Finance and Digital

The director’s responsibilities include finance, technology, assurance, business planning and performance management.