Chief Operating Officer, Ofqual

Sean Pearce


Sean Pearce is Chief Operating Officer at Ofqual. He has previously worked for:

  • West Midlands Combined Authority, as Director of Finance and Corporate Services
  • Worcestershire County Council, as Chief Financial Officer
  • PwC, specialising in public sector audit and assurance

Chief Operating Officer, Ofqual

The Chief Operating Officer is responsible for:

  • directing, shaping and leading Ofqual’s regulatory operational activities
  • directing, shaping and leading Ofqual’s corporate and business services
  • contributing to Ofqual’s strategic leadership including the full range of their regulatory outcomes and statutory objectives

They are also the executive director for the organisation’s support services, which are:

  • human resources
  • finance
  • information management and technology
  • communications
  • customer services
  • procurement
  • project and programme management


Previous roles in government

  • Director of Finance and Business Services