Corporate Director for Growth, Wiltshire Council
Alistair Cunningham is the Executive Director for Growth, Investment and Place at Wiltshire Council. He has responsibility for finance, economic regeneration and planning, housing, waste and environment, highways and transport, strategic assets, major projects and commercial development. Alongside his two Executive Directors colleagues, he has overall responsibility for managing the overall strategy, operations and resources of the Council.
Alistair is also the lead officer for Wiltshire on the Swindon and Wiltshire Local Enterprise Partnership. He leads on the Council’s Military Civilian Integration Partnership, on the delivery of major infrastructure projects, and in the council’s relationships with major businesses across Wiltshire.
During the 2018 incidents in Salisbury and Amesbury, Alistair was Wiltshire Council’s Gold command for the response and led the South Wiltshire Recovery Coordinating Group. In recognition of his work, Alistair was awarded an OBE for services to the community in South Wiltshire.