Martin Williams was appointed Director of OME in October 2014.
Martin started his civil service career in the Department of Employment group, where he worked on pay policy and industrial relations. He has also spent time in the Department of Education, handling school workforce issues, and in the Employment Service on jobcentre modernisation. He worked on the Higher Education Act 2004, and from 2007 to 2013 he was Director of Higher Education Policy during different machinery of government departmental changes, most recently in BIS.
Director, Office of Manpower Economics
The Director for OME is responsible for ensuring the effective provision of professional support to the Public Sector Pay Review Bodies and the Police Boards in England and Wales.