We’re led by our General Secretary, Frances O’Grady, and by our Deputy General Secretary, Paul Nowak.
If you would like to interview Frances or Paul, please contact the TUC media team.
Frances leads the TUC. She's our chief spokesperson, and is responsible to the General Council for the day-to-day running of the organisation. Frances has held her post since 2013, and is the first woman general secretary of the TUC.
Paul supports Frances in leading the TUC. Paul works with external stakeholders on behalf of the TUC, sits on the board of ACAS and is also responsible for inter-union relations.
Antonia leads all of the TUC’s parliamentary, media, campaigning and communications activity, and has particular responsibility for digital and organising young workers who aren't in unions.
Kate is responsible for the TUC’s public policy influencing on all wages, labour rights, jobs and economic and industrial issues.
Alice and Nicola are responsible for the TUC’s equalities policy influencing, and leads TUC strategic planning.
Kevin is responsible for the TUC’s public policy influencing on public services and health & safety, and leads the TUC’s organising, reps training and support to unions. He also leads the TUC’s unionlearn programme to help union members get new skills, and manages the TUC’s regional offices and TUC Wales.
Matilda leads the TUC’s finance, IT and human resources functions, and is responsible for Congress Centre, the TUC’s conference and events business.
Owen is responsible for the TUC’s public policy influencing on Brexit, migration, trade and international issues. He also manages our relations with international stakeholders.
The Wales TUC's General Secretary and their team are responsible for TUC activity on issues that are the responsibility of the Welsh government.
Bill Adams, Regional Secretary, TUC Yorkshire and Humber
Lee Barron, Regional Secretary, TUC Midlands
Lynn Collins, Regional Secretary, TUC North West
Nigel Costley, Regional Secretary, TUC South West
Sam Gurney, Regional Secretary, TUC London, East and South East
Beth Farhat, Regional Secretary, TUC Northern