Director General, Economic Development and International

Nick Dyer

Biography

Nick Dyer is the Director General for Economic Development and International and also Acting Director General, Policy, Research and Humanitarian at the Department for International DevelopmentBefore taking on the role Nick held a number of positions within DFID including:

  • Permanent Secretary (2017 -2018)
  • Director General for Policy and Global Programmes (2013 - 2017)
  • Director General for Policy and Global Programmes (2013 - 2017)
  • Director of Policy Division (2009 – 2013)
  • Head of DFID Malawi (2006 – 2009)
  • Head European Union Department (2002 – 2006)
  • Senior Economic Adviser DFID East Africa, Nairobi (1998-2002)

Director General, Economic Development and International

The Director General for Economic Development and International is responsible for overseeing DFID’s relationship with the private sector and its relationship with multilateral agencies, including the EU and UN.

Previous roles in government

  1. Director General, Policy and Global Programmes

    • 2018 to 2018
  2. Permanent Secretary

    • 2017 to 2018
  3. Director General, Policy and Global Programmes

    • 2013 to 2017