Director for Cross-Government Policy Coordination

Tom Shinner

Biography

Tom is Director of Cross-Government Policy Coordination at the Department for Exiting the European Union. His directorate leads DExEU’s work to coordinate the domestic policy implications of exit, across government departments, to seize the opportunities and ensure a smooth process of exit.

Previously, Tom was Director of Strategy at the Department for Education and prior to that served as senior policy advisor to the Secretary of State for Education. He joined the civil service from a background in management consultancy, having served a variety of public and private-sector clients in Europe and the Middle East.

Director for Cross-Government Policy Coordination

Leading on the department’s work to coordinate the domestic policy implications of exit, across government departments, to seize the opportunities and ensure a smooth process of exit.

Previous roles in government

  1. Director of Strategy

    • 2013 to 2016