Mike Bracken CBE
Chief Digital Officer
Mike joined the Group as Chief Digital Officer in October 2015. Mike's focus is on creating a Co-op fit for the digital age, based on an open, agile culture and excellent digital services.
Since 2011, Mike was at the Cabinet Office as Executive Director of Digital and more recently was also appointed as the Government's first Chief Data Officer. Prior to joining the Government, Mike worked at Guardian News & Media as Digital Development Director for nearly four years; co-founded e-democracy site My Society and was a Director/Shareholder at technical services company Wavex. Mike is currently a Director of Public Digital Ltd.
Mike was awarded a CBE in the 2014 New Year’s Honours list in recognition of the digital transformation of public services, and for working to develop football in the borough of Hackney.