Sir Tom Scholar, Permanent Secretary, HM TreasuryJoin us to hear from Sir Tom Scholar, Permanent Secretary at HM Treasury. Sir Tom will be discussing the key priorities for HM Treasury over the next 12 months and provide insights on his leadership role as Permanent Secretary.
There will be ample opportunity for attendees to put their questions to Sir Tom and for networking before and after the briefing.
About the speaker
Tom Scholar is the Permanent Secretary of HM Treasury and took up this appointment on Friday 1 July 2016. Prior to this appointment Tom has been the Prime Minister’s Adviser on European and Global Issues since November 2013, after serving 4 years as Second Permanent Secretary to HM Treasury. He was also the UK’s G7 and G20 Sherpa.
2009 – 2013 Second Permanent Secretary at HM Treasury
2008 - 2009 Managing Director (International and Finance) at HM Treasury
2007 - 2008 Chief of Staff and Principal Private Secretary to the Prime Minister
2001 - 2007 Executive Director of the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank, and Minister (Economic) at the British Embassy in Washington DC
Prior to that he held a number of positions at HM Treasury, including Principal Private Secretary to the Chancellor of the Exchequer (1998 to 2001).