Director General, Finance

Nick Joicey


Nick was appointed DWP Finance Director General, in July 2018.

Nick’s previous role was Director General for Strategy, Europe and Finance in Defra from January 2014 to July 2018.

Before joining Defra he was Director for International Finance at the Treasury. Before that he led the Treasury’s European teams and was seconded to Washington DC at the UK delegation to the International Monetary Fund.

Director General, Finance

The Director General, Finance is responsible for:

  • managing financial controls and risk
  • managing sourcing, contracts and suppliers
  • planning and allocating resources
  • managing corporate planning and performance

Department for Work and Pensions

Previous roles in government

  • Director General for Strategy, Europe and Finance