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Iain Munro

Acting Chief Executive
Telephone 0131 523 0025

Areas of responsibility

Iain is Acting Chief Executive and Accountable Officer, prior to that he was Deputy Chief Executive.

Background and experience

Iain's earlier career saw him study music before diversifying into Economics and Surveying, becoming a specialist in Cultural Development and working internationally before returning to the UK to help establish the National Lottery for the arts. Iain was previously Co-Director of Arts at the Scottish Arts Council before joining Creative Scotland in 2010. During his role as Director of Creative Development at Creative Scotland, Iain led developments in arts policy, participation, equalities, audience and organisational change and development, education, learning and young people and special projects such as the London 2012 and Glasgow 2014 Cultural Programmes in Scotland. As Deputy Chief Executive, Iain was responsible for Creative Scotland’s strategic leadership and core business oversight in Strategic Planning, HR, Office Services, Finance, Funding Operations, Legal Services, and ICT.