MI5/Director General

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Start1 November 1903
Leader ofJoint Terrorism Analysis Centre
DeputyDeputy Director General of MI5
Leader of the Joint Terrorism Analysis CentreBoss of the Deputy Director General of MI5.

The Director General of MI5 is in charge of MI5. Until 1993 their identities were a UK state secret.[1] The DG is assisted by the Deputy Director General of MI5 and Assistant Director General of MI5.


Office Holders on Wikispooks

Ken McCallum30 April 2020
Andrew Parker22 April 2013April 2020
Jonathan Evans20 April 200722 April 2013
Eliza Manningham-BullerOctober 200220 April 2007
Stephen Lander1996October 2002Le Cercle
Stella Rimington19921996
Patrick Walker1 January 1988February 1992
Antony DuffMarch 198531 December 1987
John Jones1981March 1985
Howard Smith19781981
Michael Hanley19721978
Martin Furnival JonesDecember 19651972
Roger HollisMay 1956December 1965He was suspected of being a Soviet agent.
Dick WhiteNovember 1953May 1956
Percy SillitoeMay 1946November 1953A highly reputed policeman who was brought in as an outsider to regularise MI5.
David PetrieApril 1941May 1946
Oswald Allen HarkerJune 1940April 1941Reportedly ineffective.
Vernon Kell190910 June 1940Sacked by Winston Churchill.
William Melville1 November 19031909
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