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Your Borough Of Poole

Andrew Flockhart

Chief Executive – the role includes:

  • Supporting the Leader of the Council and other lead members
  • Attending Council and Cabinet meetings
  • Head of paid service
  • Representing the Council to business partners, land owners, the Dorset LEP and others
  • Chairing the Management Team
  • Lead on Business Improvement Theme


The Chief Executive and Strategic Directors work with the Leader of the Council and Cabinet to support the priorities of the Council:

  • Promoting the health and wellbeing of our population especially the most vulnerable
  • Ensuring all children and young people have the chance to achieve their full potential
  • Promoting Poole’s economic growth and regeneration by attracting investment in business, housing and jobs
  • Protecting and enhancing Poole’s beautiful environment in a sustainable way so that it is a great place to live, work and play.

Service Units within the Business Improvement Theme are:

  • Financial Services
  • Legal & Democratic Services
  • Human Resources
  • ICT and Customer Services
  • Corporate Strategy and Communications


  • Council
  • Cabinet

Contact Details

Andrew Flockhart
Civic Centre
BH15 2RU

Supporting officer

Ruth Pearson
01202 633001