Mr Dave Ramsden
Macroeconomic and Fiscal Policy Directorate
Mr Dave Ramsden was appointed the Treasury's Chief Macroeconomist and Director of the Macroeconomics and Fiscal Policy Group in 2005. In 2007, Dave became Managing Director for Macroeconomic and Fiscal Policy at the Treasury and Joint Head of the Government Economic Service, the largest single recruiter of economists in the UK. In 2008 he was appointed Chief Economic Advisor to the Treasury.
Dave joined the Treasury in 1988 and has worked on a wide range of macroeconomic and microeconomic policy issues relating to the UK and European economies including fiscal and tax policy and public finances, the business sector and labour markets. He was awarded the CBE in the 2004 New Year's Honours for his work on EMU.