Our people

We employ around 270 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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Elma Murray

Elma Murray OBE

Interim Chair of the Accounts Commission

Chief Executive of North Ayrshire Council from 2009 to 2018, and Chair of SOLACE Scotland in 2013. Currently Chair of Young Scot and a Board member of SRUC.

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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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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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Management team

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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