Management of the Permanent Secretary to the Scottish Government: FOI release

Information request and response under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002

Information requested

In early 2018 who was the line manager of Permanent Secretary Leslie Evans?


The Permanent Secretary to the Scottish Government reports to the Cabinet Secretary and Head of the Civil Service:

  • 1 January 2012 – 24 October 2018, Sir Jeremy Heywood.
  • 24 October 2018 – 9 September 2020 (Acting 25 June 2018 – 24 October 2018), Sir Mark Sedwill.
  • 9 September 2020 – present, Simon Case.

About FOI

The Scottish Government is committed to publishing all information released in response to Freedom of Information requests. View all FOI responses at


Please quote the FOI reference
Central Enquiry Unit
Phone: 0300 244 4000

The Scottish Government
St Andrews House
Regent Road

Back to top