Head of the Risk and Intelligence Service, Counter Fraud and Compliance Directorate
Bill Parnham is a Senior Civil Servant at the Department for Work and Pensions. He currently works in the Counter Fraud and Compliance Directorate, leading the department’s Risk and Intelligence Service (RIS). RIS is a new function in DWP, aiming to better target fraud and error risk through the better use of data, intelligence and technology. Bill has spent nearly 20 years as a civil servant, working in a number of different key policy areas and projects, including supporting the development of new secure online digital services. Bill is also a senior leader in the analysts profession community working across DWP. Outside of work Bill has a young family, which takes up most of his spare time, but is also involved in running grassroots youth football in his local area.