Deputy Director and Head of Knowledge and Information
Jan is an experienced data and information professional. He currently leads the function in the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) a role taking in data access, lifecycle, assurance and management. As part of this, Jan has oversight of Data Protection a challenging role in an organisation with multiple affiliated delivery bodies processing extensive personal data. Jan previously worked at HM Treasury, leading Knowledge and Information for the UK’s finance ministry. Prior to this, Jan led data and information services in the higher education, healthcare and charity sectors. He is prominent on a number of professional groups and a regular speaker at knowledge, information and data events.