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GDS appoints new COO 

Matteo Natalucci Published 11 August 2017

Alison Pritchard joins GDS as new chief operating officer

Alison Pritchard has been appointed chief operating officer of Government Digital Service (GDS)  

Prior to GDS, Pritchard served as the Director of Transformational Change at the Department for the Environment, Food & Rural Affairs since April 2016.

Pritchard is an experienced civil servant with 30-year civil service career. She has worked across a broad range of Departments including the Home Office and the Department for Culture, Media and Sport, where she had responsibility for Gambling and the National Lottery and was Director of the Government Equalities Office until April 2016.








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