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Council service structure

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

Jim Savege portrait photo

Chief Executive

Seirbheis Àrd-Stiùiriche

Jim Savege 
Salary: £140,102

Business Services

Seirbheisean Gnothachais

Director: Ritchie Johnson
Salary: £114,853

Ritchie Johnson portrait photo 

Health and Social Care

Slàinte agus Cùram Sòisealta

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

Angie Wood portrait photo

Education and Children's Services

Foghlam agus Seirbheisean Chloinne

Director: Laurence Findlay
Salary: £114,853

Laurence Findlay portrait photo

Infrastructure Services

Seirbheisean Bun-structair

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).