4th April 2018
Alastair Whitehead, currently private secretary to the Prime Minister Theresa May, has been appointed as the new Director for Strategy at the National Crime Agency.
This newly created post replaces the Corporate Strategy function and will report to Director General Capabilities Nina Cope.
Nina Cope, Director General Capabilities, said: "I am delighted that Alastair is joining us and look forward to welcoming him to our top team. His experience working at the sharp end of government will bring a fresh perspective to a challenging new role."
Alastair said, "I'm thrilled to be joining the senior leadership team at the Agency, and look forward to working with colleagues throughout the organisation, across Whitehall and beyond to ensure the Agency can advance its mission to protect the public from the most serious criminal threats."