Director General, Government Digital Service

Kevin Cunnington


Kevin became the Director General of the Government Digital Service in August 2016.

Kevin has led a variety of large scale, and global, digital transformation programmes. He spent his early career in programming and IT consultancy. More recently he was the Global Head of Online for Vodafone Group and Business Transformation Group Director General at the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP).

Director General, Government Digital Service

The Director General leads the Government Digital Service and is Head of Function for Digital, Data and Technology. The Director General is also a member of the Cabinet Office’s Executive Committee.

Previous roles in government

  1. Director General, Business Transformation Group

    • 2013 to 2016