Sir Alex Allan, KCB
Alex has many years of experience gained throughout his long career at the highest levels of civil service.
Alex is currently the Prime Minister's Independent Adviser on Ministerial Interests, a member and chair of the Selection Panel for QC Appointments, a member of the Advisory Committee on Business Appointments, a member of the Advisory Board of the Oxford Internet Institute, and a trustee of the Treloar Trust – a charity providing education and support for young people with physical disabilities.
Former roles include Principal Private Secretary (Chief of Staff) to the Prime Minister and to the Chancellor of the Exchequer, Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Justice, High Commissioner to Australia, and chairman of the Joint Intelligence Committee. He has led various Government reviews, including two of record management.