Mary Barber is a Transformation Director with over 30 years' experience in the private (Mars Inc.) and public sector (NHS/DoH/HMRC) in transformational programme leadership roles. She has experience of delivering successful digital and customer focused strategic change programmes across a variety of business areas including organisational change. Her major focus in her present role at HMRC is stakeholder engagement, strategic risk management and strategic planning; recognising that successful change comes from harnessing the power of process, data, technology and people, and building relationships at all organisational levels and across the supply chain.
Mary has worked both in the UK public sector and civil service and delivered change in various countries across Europe. She has a PhD in Biochemistry from Southampton University and a BSc from Swansea University. She lives in Leicestershire where she has been based for 30 years.