Matthew Gould

iciPublic Affairs, Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS)

Matthew is the Director General for Digital and Media Policy in the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport. In his previous role as British ambassador to Israel, Matthew set up the UK Israel tech hub, which laid the foundations for the UK and Israel’s powerful tech relationship. He was also the Government’s Director of Cyber Security at the Cabinet Office, focussed on keeping Britain safe from cyber attack. Matthew’s previous roles also include serving as principal private secretary in the Foreign and Commonwealth Office and as private secretary for foreign affairs in the Prime Minister’s office. Matthew has worked in Tehran, Islamabad, Washington and Manila.

Speaking at:

The EU, Third Countries and Brexit - Managing Secure Data Flows Across Borders
Monday, 11 February 2019 08:30