Chief Executive, Swindon Borough Council
Susie Kemp is the Chief Executive for Swindon Borough Council. Susie is overseeing an exciting agenda for the Council, including the Swindon Programme, which has a strong digitalisation and transformation focus, and also continued growth through exciting development in both the Town Centre and new housing throughout the Borough. Having successfully negotiated a Joint Venture with BDW plc, she now sits on the JV Board which will see some 2,800 houses being built on council owned land at Wichelstowe.
Holding previous senior posts at Surrey County Council and LB Hillingdon, Susie has been involved in Local Government for the past 22 years, including 10 as an elected member. She has also run her own successful Recruitment and Public Relations business.