Jon Thompson, Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Defence thanks those civil servants who have contributed to the leadership consultation and gives his own personal thoughts on leadership at the Ministry of Defence.
Sir Jonathan ('Jon') Thompson takes up the role of Chief Executive of the Financial Reporting Council in autumn 2019. He was previously First Permanent Secretary and Chief Executive of HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) from April 2016, after more than three years as Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Defence.
In February 2018, Jon was appointed as Head of the Civil Service Operational Delivery Profession.
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