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Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
Director for Media and Creative Industries
Robert Specterman-Green joined the Civil Service through the Fast Stream in 2001. He is currently Director for Media and Creative Industries in the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport. Prior to moving to DCMS in January 2019, Robert worked in the Department for Work and Pensions: as Head of EU and International Affairs; then, as Principal Private Secretary to five different Secretaries of State; and, latterly, Director for Ministers, Governance and Strategy.
Prior to these roles, Robert worked in both the European Commission and, for 10 years, in HM Treasury, where he covered a range of European economic policy issues and public spending control.
Robert holds a first class degree in modern and medieval languages from the University of Cambridge and a Master’s in European Business from the Ecole Supérieure de Commerce de Paris.