Roger Wilson, Board Member | Business in the Community NI

Chief Executive, Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon Borough Council

Roger Wilson was appointed as the first Chief Executive of Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon Borough Council on 1 April 2014. Prior to this he was Chief Executive of Coleraine Borough Council from October 2008, before which he was a Strategic Director with Armagh City and District Council. He has also worked in the private sector.

He is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development, a Fellow of the Institute of Directors, a Chartered Company Secretary, a Chartered Company Director, obtained his MBA from the University of Ulster and is a graduate of the Federal Executive Institute, Charlottesville, Virginia.

He is Co-Chair of the All Island Local Authority Forum, the Deputy Chair of the Ulster Orchestra, Chair of SOLACE NI, a board member of Armagh Observatory and Planetarium, Southern Area Hospice Services and the Chief Executives Forum.

He has led and been involved in a number of strategic events and projects that have contributed to the economic, social and physical regeneration of local areas including the recent opening of the £40m South Lake Leisure Centre in Craigavon which includes Irelands largest gym.