Philip Rycroft

Philip Rycroft

Philip Rycroft was appointed as Second Permanent Secretary at the Department for Exiting the European Union in April 2017. He was appointed Second Permanent Secretary, Head of UK Governance Group in the Cabinet Office in June 2015, with responsibility for constitutional and devolution issues, and retains this role.

From 2012 to 2015 he was the Director General in the Deputy Prime Minister’s Office, supporting the Deputy Prime Minister across the full range of his policy interests.