Malcolm Harrison has been substantively appointed as Chief Executive of the Crown Commercial Service (CCS), effective 1 November 2016. Malcolm has been operating as interim chief executive since May 2016.
Malcolm is responsible for the strategic leadership and management of CCS. He has overall responsibility for ensuring CCS meets the objectives set out in the annual business plan. He is also leading the Operational Review of CCS, which is aimed at ensuring CCS will have a future operating model which is effective and efficient, with a strong commercial focus on providing value for money and excellent public services.
Malcolm has substantial procurement expertise and significant board-level experience within the private sector, and a strong track record of leading complex and diverse organisations.
Chief Executive, Crown Commercial Service (CCS)
The Chief Executive is responsible for overseeing the CCS’s direction and management and ensuring its strategic objectives are met. As accounting officer they are responsible to Parliament for the organisation’s use of public money and its assets under its trading fund status.