Director General, Government Property and Director General

Mike Parsons


Mike Parsons is Director General, Government Property at the Cabinet Office.

Mike previously held the role Director General, Capabilities and Resources at the Home Office.

Joining the Home Office in February 2013, Mike led the review of management structures which resulted in the consolidation of corporate functions within the department.

He has extensive experience in local government in Hertfordshire County Council as Director of Resources and Performance where he led the council’s ambitious transformation programme, and as Deputy Chief Executive and Director of Resources at Cambridgeshire County Council.

Mike studied Natural Sciences and Computer Science at Christ’s College, Cambridge University, before qualifying as an accountant (CIPFA). He has held a number of executive and non-executive positions in the wider public and charitable sector.

Director General, Government Property

Cabinet Office and Government Property Function

Director General

Previous roles in government

  1. Director General, Capabilities and Resources