Executive Director of Operations (Disclosure)

Ian Johnston


Ian Johnston is the Director for Operations (Disclosure) at the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Ian became the Director for Operations (Disclosure) at the DBS in June 2014.

Ian came to the DBS following a four-year role as Operations Director at MHA Care Home Group.

Executive Director of Operations (Disclosure)

Some of the Director for Operations’ (Disclosure) responsibilities include:

  • reporting directly to the Chief Operating Officer (COO), accountable for all disclosure operational service delivery and performance in DBS
  • managing the operational and financial performance of key service delivery partners, and managing relationships and compliance of the Registered Body network
  • establishing and delivering the operating plan for the disclosure function in line with the DBS strategic and business plan
  • establishing and maintaining positive relationships with stakeholders

Disclosure and Barring Service