Kuljit Dhillon


Kuljit Dhillon is the daughter of Punjabi Indian parents who came to England in the 1960s. Kuljit grew up in Hertfordshire and studied Social Policy at Kingston University before entering the civil service in 2002. During her career as a civil servant Kuljit has worked on policy and strategy in a number of government departments. Kuljit was Secretary to the Stern Review into Rape Complaints, led policy development for the 2010 Equality Act, and has advised Ministers as a senior civil servant in the Cabinet Office. In August 2021 Kuljit left the civil service to join the General Medical Council as Assistant Director of Strategy. Kuljit is a Parent Governor on the Academy Council of her son’s school and has previously been a trustee on the Board of Women’s Pioneer Housing.