Andy Brittain

Andy Brittain
Director General of Finance, Department for Health & Social Care

Andy is the DG Finance at the Department for Health and Social Care, responsible for the Department’s budget and capital investment programmes, including those of NHS England and Improvement and the wider health family of ALBs.  

Prior to this, Andy was undertaking an interim role as Finance and Programme Director for the Defence Nuclear Organisation.  Before this, he was the Finance Director for the Royal Air Force, responsible for the £7Bn annual operating and equipment budget, for an RAF-wide transformation programme, and for leading the 5,000 Civil Servants who support the RAF.  

Andy is proud to be a Civil Servant and have enjoyed a range of challenging roles throughout my career including operational policy in the Ministry of Defence, establishing the UK’s National Cyber Security Programme in the Cabinet Office in partnership with the private sector, and leading a passenger rail franchise procurement in the Department for Transport.

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