The Minister and the Official: The Fulcrum of Whitehall Effectiveness Contents


The following witnesses gave evidence. Transcripts can be viewed on the inquiry publications page of the Committee’s website.

Tuesday 7 November 2017

Catherine Baxendale, independent HR consultant


Sir Amyas Morse, Comptroller and Auditor General, National Audit Office


Tuesday 21 November 2017

Dave Penman, General Secretary, FDA, Gareth Hills, President, FDA, Paul O’Connor, Head of Bargaining, Public and Commercial Services, and Garry Graham, Deputy General Secretary, Prospect


Tuesday 5 December 2017

Lord Maude, former Minister for the Cabinet Office, and Baroness Finn, former Government adviser on Civil Service reform


Rt Hon Sir Oliver Letwin MP, former Minister for Government Policy, Cabinet Office


Tuesday 19 December 2017

Professor Andrew Kakabadse, Henley Business School, and Julian McCrae, Institute for Government


Sir Ian Cheshire, Government Lead Non-Executive, and Catherine Brown, Cabinet Office non-executive


Monday 15 January 2018

Sir Jeremy Heywood, Cabinet Secretary, Cabinet Office, John Manzoni, Permanent Secretary, Cabinet Office, and Rupert McNeil, Chief People Officer, Cabinet Office


Tuesday 1 May 2018

Oliver Dowden MP, Parliamentary Secretary and Minister for Implementation, and Rupert McNeil, Chief People Officer, Cabinet Office


Published: 18 June 2018