Roy Brannen

Roy Brannen


Roy Brannen was appointed Director-General Net Zero in January 2023, having served in the role on an interim basis since November 2021.

Prior to this role, Roy Brannen was Chief Executive of Transport Scotland from 2015.

Roy has led at a senior level in various operational and delivery roles on transport and infrastructure since joining the Scottish Government in 1999. Before this, he worked in local government.

He is a Chartered Civil Engineer and a Fellow of both the Institution of Civil Engineers and the Chartered Institution of Highways and Transportation. Roy is also a graduate of the Major Projects Leadership Academy (MPLA) and is currently SG Head of Profession for Project Delivery.

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