Mark Grimshaw, Chief Executive, joined the Rural Payments Agency (RPA) in January 2011.
His previous roles include:
- Managing Director, Child Support Agency
- Head of Employer Services, Jobcentre Plus
- Senior Vice President for Service Delivery, Cable and Wireless
- Director of Travel and Industry Sector, Mercury Communications
- various roles at the Royal Air Force
Chief Executive, RPA
The RPA’s Chief Executive is appointed by Defra as the agency’s accounting officer and is responsible for overall leadership of the RPA.