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Service Structure and Senior Management

Aberdeenshire Council's activities are organised into five Services, supported by six Area Managers.


Jim Savege portrait photo

Chief Executive

Jim Savege 
Salary: £140,102


Business Services

Director: Ritchie Johnson
Salary: £114,853

Ritchie Johnson portrait photo


Health and Social Care

Interim Chief Officer – Aberdeenshire Health and Social Care Partnership: Angie Wood

Angie Wood portrait photo


Education and Children's Services

Director: Laurence Findlay
Salary: £114,853

Laurence Findlay portrait photo


Infrastructure Services

Director: Stephen Archer
Salary: £114,853

Stephen Archer portrait photo


Senior Management Structure

View our senior management team structure (pdf 128KB).

Register of Interests for Chief Officers

The council has introduced a Register of Interests for Chief Officers as part of its arrangements to ensure that senior management are not influenced by personal interests when carrying out their roles for the authority. View the Register of Interests for Chief Officers (pdf 245KB).