Dylan Roberts takes chair at Socitm Futures
Tuesday 25th May 2010
Dylan Roberts, Chief ICT Officer at Leeds City Council, has taken over from Glyn Evans as Chair of Socitm's IT strategy and policy generating body Socitm Futures.
Dylan already contributes to the national and regional public service IT agenda through his membership of the Local CIO Council, the Yorkshire & Humber Regional Improvement and Efficiency Partnership and Socitm Yorkshire & Humber, and is playing a lead role in influencing the direction and delivery of the PSN and G Cloud programmes on behalf of Local Public Services.
In his 'day job' at Leeds City Council, Dylan leads a team of 302 business and ICT professionals involved in a range of transformational programmes at a national, regional and city level. To this he brings more than twenty years of experience in public sector ICT, 11 of them at head of profession level.
Glyn Evans gave up the chair at Socitm Futures in order to focus on his new role as Socitm Vice President, following his election at April's AGM.