Director General

Susannah Storey

Susannah Storey



Susannah Storey became Director General at the Department for Exiting the European Union in April 2018, following six months as Acting Director General. She was previously a Director in the department.

Before joining DExEU, she was Director of Policy, Implementation and Planning at BEIS and was Strategy Director at the Department of Energy and Climate Change, both as a job-share with Jo Shanmugalingam.

Susannah started her civil service career at the Shareholder Executive, now UKGI, carrying out a number of roles, including Director of Royal Mail and Postal Services and a was non-executive Director of the Post Office.