Nicola Sturgeon MSP
Head of the Scottish Government: responsible for development, implementation and presentation of Government policy, constitutional affairs, and for promoting and representing Scotland.
John Swinney MSP
Deputy First Minister and Cabinet Secretary for Education and Skills.
Responsibilities include: Government strategy and delivery, school standards, educational attainment and closing the attainment gap, teaching profession, school infrastructure and staffing, qualifications, cross government co-ordination of Public Service Reform, higher education and universities, further education and colleges, student funding...
Derek Mackay MSP
Responsibilities include: Scottish budget, fiscal policy, taxation, Scottish public finances, efficient government, Digital Public Services, constitution...
Shona Robison MSP
Responsibilities include: NHS, health care and social integration, patient services, quality strategy, sport and physical activity...
Roseanna Cunningham MSP
Responsibilities include: Climate change, flood prevention, land reform, biodiversity, natural heritage, environmental protection, National Parks, Scottish Water...
Fiona Hyslop MSP
Responsibilities include: Culture and the arts, broadcasting, architecture, built heritage, national identity, fair trade, tourism, European Union and international relations, Scottish diaspora...
Angela Constance MSP
Responsibilities include: Welfare policy, community empowerment, reform of local government, equalities, third sector and social economy, planning, social security, implementation of new powers...
Michael Matheson MSP
Responsibilities include: The justice system, criminal law, civil law, police, fire and rescue services, legal profession, human rights, community safety, victims and witnesses, reducing reoffending, youth justice...
Keith Brown MSP
Responsibilities include: Scottish economy, infrastructure investment, Scottish Enterprise, trade & inward investment, innovation, internationalisation, fair work, labour market strategy, living wage, trade unions, energy, life sciences, financial services, veterans...
Fergus Ewing MSP
Rural Scotland, Highlands Islands Enterprise, agriculture, forestry, fisheries, aquaculture, food and drink, crofting, transport, connectivity including 100 per cent broadband...