Oliver Morley


Since joining us in 2018, Oliver is responsible for overseeing our day-to-day operations and long-term strategy.

He works closely with the Chair to build on relations within Whitehall and with our key stakeholders. A big part of his role is to develop and deliver strategies to help us achieve our Critical Success Factors. 

Oliver’s experience

Prior to joining us, he was Chief Executive of the DVLA and led the successful digital transformation of one of the UK’s biggest multi-channel service organisations, with over 45 million customers and £6 billion of revenue. 

Previously, he was Chief Executive and Keeper of The National Archives, which brings genealogy and key historical records to life for millions of users.

Before this, Oliver worked at Thomson Reuters in a range of senior global and regional roles from FX and Money Markets to market data and technology. 

Oliver also worked in technology, shipping industries, and in a Corporate Treasury role. 

He has an Economics MA from Cambridge University and an MBA from London Business School. In the 2017 New Year honours, Oliver was awarded a CBE for his work in Digital Services.