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Paul Morrison, Director of Strategy, Legal and Governance

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Paul was the Director of Resettlement, Asylum Support and Integration Directorate at the Home Office, and has been a director for around 10 years. He joined the Civil Service in 1996 as a case worker in the Home Office, assessing victims of violent crime for compensation.

Paul has had numerous roles in his career including on youth offending, in the negotiation of the Irish Peace Process, setting up the Prevent strategy which combats radicalisation, and more recently leading a 3500-strong operational command, which processes applications from people from overseas who want to work, study and live in the UK.