Gary Connell

Gary Connell is a member of the UK Government Statistician Group (GSG) and, from September 2018 onwards, performs the role of (Acting) Head of External Data Sharing within the Department for Education (DfE).

Gary joined DfE in 2003 as a graduate in Mathematics, Statistics and Accounting from the University of Strathclyde in Glasgow. He has performed a number of roles in DfE primarily specialising in data collection and data transfers including leading the Department on the collection, quality assurance, primary analysis and dissemination of data from the DfE School Census.

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