David Sutherland

Director of Finance and Assets

David joined the Authority in 2011 as Resources Manager, responsible for Fleet, Equipment, Procurement and Property services. He has extensive experience in local government finance and was previously Director of Finance at both South Northamptonshire Council and Mid Beds District Council. He was one of the lead officers in the successful bid by the districts councils in Bedfordshire for Unitary status in 2009 and was the Shadow Chief Finance Officer for the newly created Central Bedfordshire. He was appointed as the Director of Finance & Assets in November 2015 and is responsible for the Authority’s financial affairs as well as Fleet, Property and all Asset Management.