Dr Robert Black

Dr Robert Black CBE (appointed 2014)

Robert Black was the first Auditor General for Scotland and held the post between 2000 and 2012. He was chief executive of the Accounts Commission for Scotland and a local authority chief executive with Tayside Regional Council and Stirling District Council. Robert Black is a member of the board of the British Library; a public interest member of the Council of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland; a lay member of the Court of Edinburgh University; a Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh; and an Honorary Member of the Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy.