Deputy Director of Capital and Land Strategy
Department of Health and Social Care
Ian Stone is Deputy Director of Capital and Land Strategy at the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC). An economist by background, Ian has worked on a diverse range of issues within DHSC, including pharmaceutical price regulation, social care and obesity. In recent years Ian was head of Financial Policy and Strategy, leading the last two Spending Reviews, before moving to his current role. In this he has responsibility for the government response to the Naylor review, the DHSC surplus land programme targets and for its annual £6bn capital budget, including the STP capital programme.