Adam Sharples

Adam Sharples
Lay Member

Adam was a Director General in the Department for Work and Pensions up to 2011 where he was responsible for welfare reform and employment policies. Prior to that he was Director of Public Spending in the Treasury; and before joining the civil service he was head of research for a public service trade union and worked as an economist. Adam chairs the Audit Committee, Remuneration Committee and Individual Funding Review Panel. He has lived in Haringey for over 25 years.