Nick Goodwin has been Chief Executive of HM Courts and Tribunals Service (HMCTS) since March 2022.
Before joining HMCTS, he was Public Guardian and Chief Executive in the Office of the Public Guardian (OPG) from July 2019. Before that, Nick was Director for Access to Justice Policy at the Ministry of Justice.
Nick studied Law at Manchester and Durham Universities. He has been a civil servant for over 20 years helping vulnerable citizens access justice.
He has a keen interest in diversity and inclusion and has acted as one of MoJ disability champions and is now MoJ race champion.