Sue Bateman

Deputy Director for Innovation and Policy

Government Digital Service (Confirmed)

Sue Bateman leads the Innovation and Policy team in the Government Digital Service, which supports public sector organisations to make greater use of emerging technologies to improve our public services.

Prior to this role, Sue was Deputy Director for Data Policy and Governance in DCMS. She previously spent a number of years working on IT and data policy and strategy, including leading the international collaboration on the G8 Open Data Charter and establishing the UK government data science programme and partnership.