Chief Financial Officer

Mal Singh


Mal Singh was appointed as BPDTS’s Chief Financial Officer on 1 April 2019.

Mal also sits on the BPDTS Board of Directors.

Chief Financial Officer

The Chief Financial Officer is responsible for:

  • providing high quality financial management support – including planning, performance and risk management advice
  • financial reporting; through production of accurate and timely annual financial statements, monthly management accounts, forecasts and budgets
  • accurate and timely management information to support sound decision-making and the effective management of resources
  • compliance with all external reporting requirements, including submission of statutory accounts, tax returns and Companies House returns
  • working closely with internal and external audit to make sure we deliver high quality services in a planned, efficient and effective manner
  • achieving value for money across all areas of spend and making sure we have appropriate mechanisms to efficiently manage and recover our costs
  • managing and reporting against our business plan outputs and planned programme deliverables
  • facilitate outputs and compile reports as required by the Executive Team for BPDTS boards and committees
  • assist with fact finding, research and investigations for various returns required by DWP, Cabinet Office and Auditors
  • maintaining and developing workforce plans, objectives and risks
  • managing aspects of business continuity and contingency planning
  • organising and managing secretariat and general administrative support