Niall is the Chief Executive of the London Borough of Hounslow. Prior to his current role, he was the Chief Executive of the London Borough of Sutton for nearly eight years. This followed a career in local government in London and the South East over more than 30 years. Niall is a qualified town planner and his professional background has been in planning, development, regeneration and environmental sustainability. He is passionate about local solutions and the power of local communities to make a massive difference to their own economic, social and environmental futures. Underpinning his career has been an unequivocal commitment to social inclusion, social justice and equality.
Public service leadership, strategy, policy, public service reform, commissioning and social value, local economic development, regeneration, environmental sustainability
Niall is the national spokesperson for SOLACE on Innovation and Commissioning. He is also a member of the Resource London Board and a national ambassador for the Public Services Transformation Academy.