Professor Alan Alexander OBE, FRSE, FAcSS appointed new chair of Audit Scotland

9 January 2020

Congratulations to our Fellow, Professor Alan Alexander OBE FRSE, on his appointment as the new chair of Audit Scotland. He will take up the position with effect from 1 April 2020.

Professor Alan Alexander is an academic, writer and public servant. He served as General Secretary of The Royal Society of Edinburgh from 2013-2018. He is Emeritus Professor Public Sector Management, University of Strathclyde. He was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh in 2003 and a Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences in 2015. He was awarded the OBE in 2010 for services to social science.