Lay Member of Audit and Risk Committee
Secretariat, Academic and Corporate Governance
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Gordon is the Executive Director of Customer and Corporate Services at the Care Inspectorate, the independent scrutiny, assurance and improvement support body for social care and social work in Scotland.
Outwith this role, Gordon is a member of the CIPFA Scotland Executive Committee, having been Chair of CIFPA Scotland in 2018-19. Gordon also chairs the Central Government Procurement Shared Services Steering Board.
Gordon joined the Care Inspectorate from the Care Commission where he held the post of Director of Corporate Services. Prior to that, he was Assistant Principal (Finance and Resources) at Adam Smith College and held a joint post as Assistant Principal of Fife College and Glenrothes College, with responsibility for providing shared support services and strategic financial and HR advice.
Before moving to the College sector he held posts as Head of Corporate Services at Tayside Fire Brigade and Principal Accountant at Tayside Regional Council.
Gordon is a graduate of the University of Dundee, a Fellow Chartered Public Finance Accountant and a Chartered Member of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development.