Sharon White has been Chief Executive of Ofcom since March 2015.
Before joining Ofcom Ms White had a long career in the civil service. She was second Permanent Secretary at the Treasury, responsible for overseeing public finances. Before this she held Board level positions at the Ministry of Justice and the Department for International Development.
She has worked as a civil service adviser at the Prime Minister’s Policy Unit and in Washington DC as a Senior Economist at the World Bank.
Ms White is a trained economist and studied at Cambridge University and University College London.
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