Executive Director of Digital, Cabinet Office, UK
Mike Bracken is the Executive Director of Digital in the Cabinet Office, which sits at the centre of Government and aims to make Government work better. He joined in July 2011, and spent the first several months in Government creating the Government Digital Service (GDS). The GDS includes GOV.UK, the digital transformation programme, the Identity Assurance programme, and the Data and Performance platform for public services. In addition, the GDS has developed the Government digital strategy, and works as part of the Efficiency and Reform Group to reform public services.
Prior to joining the Cabinet Office, he worked as the Director of Digital Development at Guardian News & Media.