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Gordon Wales

Chief Financial Officer

Gordon Wales

Gordon Wales has been Chief Financial Officer since July 2017.


The Chief Financial Officer is responsible for finance programme management, business partnering and development of financial capability, financial services, and providing advice and support to Ministers, senior officials and public bodies.


Prior to this, Gordon was Deputy Director of Finance Programme Management and is a Chartered Management Accountant.

He has spent the majority of his career in the public sector in the Civil Service, both in both Scotland and at UK level and is currently Chairman and Non-Executive Director of a charitable company.