Director of Intelligence and Law Enforcement Engagement

Martin Swain


Martin joined Companies House in 2019 having spent the majority of his career working for the Welsh Government in various policy roles including economic development and inward investment, public health, education and social policy in relation to children and families.

His last role in Welsh Government was Deputy Director for Community Safety leading on the Welsh Government’s approach to crime, justice, civil contingencies and emergency planning.

Since joining Companies House, Martin has led on strategy, policy and communications. Since January 2023, Martin has become Director for Intelligence and Law Enforcement Engagement, leading on the organisation’s contribution to tackling economic crime. Martin is also the Board lead on environmental priorities.

Martin has an MBA with a focus on innovation and organisational culture. He is also a Welsh learner.

Director of Intelligence and Law Enforcement Engagement

Companies House

Previous roles in government

  • Director of Strategy, Policy and External Communications