Renfrewshire Council

Chief Executive's Service

Who our Chief Executive is and what they are responsible for.

Alan Russell is the Chief Executive of Renfrewshire Council.

The Chief Executive's Service is responsible for the development of corporate policy, particularly in the areas of social inclusion, equalities, best value and efficient government.

Other significant areas of responsibility include:

  • civil contingencies planning and business continuity
  • delivering a communications and public relations service for the council 
  • managing the corporate planning and performance management framework, and
  • driving the quality and improvement programme.