Wednesday 13 January 2021

*UKHotViewsExtra* New UK Government Central Digital & Data Office

Often, digital-related announcements in Government have left me unexcited and unconvinced that anything will change. Yesterday’s announcement by Alex Chisholm, COO for the Civil Service and Permanent Secretary for the Cabinet Office, feels different.

UKHotViews Premium logoThe big news is the establishment of the Central Digital and Data Office (CDDO) for Government – a new strategic centre for Digital, Data and Technology (DDaT), which will be launched in early February, with significant appointments supporting its creation.

TechMarketView subscribers – including UKHotViewsPremium clients – can read our reaction to the announcements in UKHotViewsExtra: New Government Central Digital & Data Office. If you are not yet a subscriber and would like to find out what we have to say, please contact Deb Seth to enquire about access.

Posted by Georgina O'Toole at '09:41' - Tagged: publicsector   centralgovernment   government   digital   leadership   data