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UK Film Council: Pay

Culture Media and Sport written question – answered on 11th June 2009.

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Photo of Denis MacShane Denis MacShane Labour, Rotherham

To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport which (a) employees and (b) board members of the UK Film Council receive a salary higher than the Ministerial salary of a Secretary of State; and what the salary is in each case.

Photo of Barbara Follett Barbara Follett Minister of State (Culture and Tourism), Regional Affairs, Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Culture and Tourism), Department for Culture, Media & Sport

The information is as follows:

(a) Four UK Film Council employees receive a salary higher than a Secretary of State. In accordance with the UK Film Council's annual report and accounts disclosure of senior staff salaries, not including the chief executive officer, is given in salary ranges.

Employee Position Salary
John Woodward Chief Executive Officer £170,171
Sally Caplan Head of Premiere Fund £165,000-£170,000
Tanya Seghatchian Head of Development Fund £165,000-£170,000
Will Evans Head of Business Affairs £155,000-£160,000

(b) Board Members of the UK Film Council do not receive remuneration.

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