Miguel Head

Private Secretary to The Duke of Cambridge

Miguel Head was appointed Private Secretary to The Duke of Cambridge in December 2012. Previously, Miguel had worked as Press Secretary to The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry since 2008.

Miguel previously worked at the UK Ministry of Defence, as Chief Press Officer and as a strategic communications planner for operations in Iraq and Afghanistan.

Miguel’s first job out of university was working for the then backbench MEP Nick Clegg as a Researcher, and also briefly for a large housing charity.

Miguel grew up in London before attending the University of Nottingham, where he studied Spanish and Portuguese, minoring in Islamic Theology. Miguel is in a civil partnership and continues to live in London.