Sir Jeremy Heywood


Sir Jeremy Heywood stood down as Cabinet Secretary and Head of the Civil Service in October 2018. Sir Jeremy Heywood was appointed Cabinet Secretary following the announcement of Sir Gus O’Donnell’s retirement in December 2011. From September 2014 to October 2018, Jeremy also held the title “Head of the Civil Service”.

Previous roles in government

  1. Head of the Civil Service

    • 2014 to 2018
  2. Cabinet Secretary

    • 2012 to 2018