COMMONS

Work of the Chief Executive of the Civil Service

Inquiry: concluded

Witness

At 10.30am, 14 January 2014 in Committee Room 16, Palace of Westminster

  • John Manzoni, Chief Executive of the Civil Service

The evidence session will hear about Mr Manzoni’s first months in the newly created role of Chief Executive of the Civil Service, and take evidence on PASC’s Civil Service skills and Whitehall: capacity to address future challenges inquiries. 

Topics to be discussed

  • his experiences so far as Chief Executive of the Civil Service
  • progress in building civil service skills
  • barriers and enablers to long-term thinking among civil servants

Further information

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