Council structure

Peterborough City Council is made up of five directorates, led by a Corporate Leadership Team. 

Our Corporate Leadership Team includes:

  • Chief Executive and Head of Paid Service - Matt Gladstone
  • Executive Office Manager - Amelia Midgley
  • Executive Director of Place and Economy - Adrian Chapman
  • Executive Director of People Services - Charlotte Black
  • Director of Public Health - Jyoti Atri
  • Executive Director of Corporate Services and Section 161 Officer - Cecilie Booth
  • Director of Legal and Governance (Monitoring Officer) - Rochelle Tapping
  • Executive Director of Children's Services - Elaine Redding

Our Corporate Services Management Team includes:

  • Executive Director of Corporate Services and Section 161 Officer - Cecilie Booth
  • Office Manager - Claire Watt
  • Service Director - Financial Services (Interim) - Patricia Phillipson
  • Chief Internal Audit - Steve Crabtree
  • Registration / Bereavement Services - Mark Sandhu
  • Director of Commercial Partnerships, Property and Assets - vacant
  • Assistant Director - HR and Development - Mandy Pullen
  • Head of Communications - Amanda Rose
  • Assistant Director for IT and Digital Services - Sam Smith
  • Procurement Specialist (Interim) - Lesley Meek

Our Law and Governance Senior Management Team includes:

  • Director of Law and Governance (Monitoring Officer) - Rochelle Tapping
  • Deputy Monitoring Officer - Amy Brown
  • Head of Information Governance / Data Protection Officer - Ben Stevenson
  • Head of Constitutional Services - Rachel Edwards
  • Senior Lawyer - Litigation and Governance / Contracts and Procurement - Michelle Abbott
  • Senior Lawyer - Child Protection - Elaine Lewis
  • Senior Lawyer - Property, Planning and Highways - Edna Johnson
  • Executive Assistant - vacant until January 2023

The Place and Economy Directorate Management Team includes:

  • Executive Director - Place and Economy - Adrian Chapman
  • Office Manager and Executive Assistant - Sarah Swift
  • Assistant Director for Planning - Jim Newton
  • Assistant Director for Community Safety - Rob Hill
  • Assistant Director for Regulatory Services - Peter Gell
  • Assistant Director for Growth and Regeneration - Nick Carter
  • Head of Service for Environment, Highways and Transport - Charlotte Palmer
  • Head of Waste, Resources and Energy - Richard Pearn
  • Head of Environmental Partnerships - James Collingridge

Our Public Health Senior Management Team includes:

  • Director of Public Health - Jyoti Atri
  • Personal Assistant - Colleen Smith
  • Deputy Director of Public Health Cambridgeshire: Public Health Commissioning, Health Improvement, Prevention and Communities - Val Thomas
  • Deputy Director of Public Health Peterborough: Health Protection, Health in all Policies, Public Health Intelligence - Emmeline Watkins
  • Public Health Consultant - Mental Health and Communities - Dr Kathy Hartley
  • Senior Public Health Consultant (Medical Lead) - Children's Public Health and Clinical Policies - Dr Raj Lakshman
  • Public Health Consultant - Older People, Adult Social Care and NIHR Research Links - Dr Emily Smith
  • Public Health Consultant - Population Health Intelligence - Vicki Peacey
  • Public Health Consultant - Covid - Saurabh Gupta
  • Head of Public Health Business Programmes - Kate Parker

Please see structure charts below. 

View the information in chart form.

Corporate Leadership Team Structure Chart - December 2022184KBpdf
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Corporate Services Structure Chart - December 2022193KBpdf
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Law and Governance Structure Chart - December 2022193KBpdf
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People and Communities Structure Chart - February 2022131KBpdf
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Place and Economy Structure Chart - December 2022130KBpdf
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Public Health Structure Chart - December 2022195KBpdf
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