Lancashire County Council has named Phil Green as its new Executive Director of Growth, Environment and Transport following an external recruitment exercise.
With more than 25 years’ experience in local government, Phil joined the authority in 2019 and takes over from Stephen Young, who recently joined Halton Council as Chief Executive.
Mr Green said: “This role is rightly described as one of most exciting jobs in local government, providing the opportunity to make a lasting, positive impact on people’s lives.”
Angie Ridgwell, Chief Executive of Lancashire County Council, said: “Phil has been a major asset to the council since joining in 2019, bringing a wealth of experience with him.”
Phillippa Williamson, Leader of Lancashire County Council, said: “We believe Phil’s values and passion for collaboration, with people and communities at the centre of everything we do, reflect the county council’s, and will stand us in good stead as we