Our people

We employ around 250 people. Some are based in Edinburgh, where we have our headquarters, and others are in offices throughout Scotland. A board oversees our work.

Board members

Ian Leitch

Ian Leitch CBE

Chair of Audit Scotland Board

Ian was an assistant chief executive at the Scottish Parliament before his retirement, and before that was in local government. Ian joined the board on 1 April 2014.

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Ronnie Hinds

Ronnie Hinds

Acting Chair of the Accounts Commission. Commission member for a term of office until 30 September 2018

Former chief executive of Fife Council. Chairs the Local Government Boundary Commission for Scotland.

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Professor Russel Griggs

Professor Russel Griggs OBE

Independent, non-executive director of the Audit Scotland Board

Russel has had a number of non executive positions in the private, public and third sector.

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Heather Logan

Heather Logan

Independent, non-executive director of the Audit Scotland Board

Heather was a member of the Scottish Government's audit and risk committee and chair of the corporate services audit and risk committee. She is is currently Chair of the Audit Committee.

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Management team

Russell Frith

Russell Frith

Assistant Auditor General (Financial Audit)

Russell is responsible for the external strategic and development work of financial audit, as well as auditing and accounting standards, technical support and quality assurance.

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Fraser McKinlay

Fraser McKinlay

Director of Performance Audit and Best Value

Fraser is responsible for overseeing the best value audit process, conducting national performance audits for the Accounts Commission, and overseeing any performance audit which focusses on particular value for money issues. He is also Controller of Audit and reports to the Accounts Commission on matters of public interest in local authorities. Follow him on Twitter @FrasMcKinlayAS.

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Fiona Kordiak

Fiona Kordiak

Director of Audit Services

Fiona is responsible for the in-house audit services we provide to the health service, central and local government.

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