Clare Pillman is the Chief Executive of Natural Resources Wales (NRW). She joined NRW in 2018 following a long career in public service in Wales and Whitehall. From 2011 until 2018 she was Director for Culture, Tourism and Sport in the Department for Culture, Media and Sport, leading work on the Cultural Olympiad and the commemorations of the Centenary of the First World War. Prior to that she was Director of Her Majesty’s Courts Service Wales, and previously she spent time in the Department for National Heritage, the Treasury, Cabinet Office and the Department for Constitutional Affairs. Clare was a Trustee of the Institute of Cancer Research for 10 years, and has served on the Boards of National Theatre Wales and 14-18 Now.