Renfrewshire Council

Chief Executive's Service

Who our Chief Executive is, what they are responsible for, and the service's improvement plan

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
  • driving the quality and improvement programme.

Our service improvement plan explains the main actions we're taking to improve our service.