Our people

We employ around 310 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

Alan Alexander

Professor Alan Alexander OBE

Chair of Audit Scotland Board

Alan is a distinguished academic and leading authority on the development of local government in the UK. He has served as a councillor, and is a former chair of Scottish Water and general secretary of the Royal Society of Edinburgh.

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Dr William Moyes

Dr William Moyes

Chair of the Accounts Commission

Has extensive experience as chair and non-executive director in the public and private sectors, His Chair appointments have included the Gambling Commission, the General Dental Council and the first Executive Chair of Monitor. Non-executive director appointments have included the Office of Fair Trading and the Legal Services Board.

Spent 20 years in policy-making roles in Whitehall, including four years as Director of Strategy and Performance Management for the NHS in Scotland.

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Jackie Mann

Jackie Mann

Independent, non-executive director of the Audit Scotland Board

Jackie has more than 30 years’ experience in human resources in the UK and overseas. She has been a board member for Developing the Young Workforce, served on the Children’s Panel for Scotland and is a Justice of the Peace.

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Executive team