Nic Harrison joined the civil service in January 2014, initially as an interim, as the Director for Enabling Digital Delivery at the Department for Work and Pensions. He joined GDS in October 2016 and now holds the role of Director, Service Design and Assurance reporting to the Director General, Kevin Cunnington.
Nic joined the civil service following a thirty year career in the private sector where he held numerous senior management and technical roles primarily in the Telecoms sector. He has worked for software development houses, systems integrators and Telecoms operators. Nic has worked in over thirty countries across the globe and has lived in both the US and Germany.
Nic is married and splits his time between London and Norfolk.