Ruth Bagley

Chief Executive, Slough Borough Council

Ruth Bagley has been the Chief Executive of Slough Borough Council since June 2007. Ruth brought to her role experience in community and economic regeneration, community safety, affordable housing and strategic planning, organisational change and in the delivery of capital schemes. In the past six years Ruth has focused on organisational change within severe financial constraints, economy and regeneration, skills, community cohesion and community safety. Among her many responsibilities Ruth leads the council’s work on economic development and business partnerships. She is personally leading a £500 million project on behalf of Thames Valley businesses and councils to secure a rail link to Slough and beyond from Heathrow to the mainline to the west of England and Wales.