Title: Chief Finance Officer/S73 Officer
Gareth is the statutory finance officer for the MCA Group, serving as the Group Finance Director for the South Yorkshire Mayoral Combined Authority and the South Yorkshire Passenger Transport Executive. Gareth is responsible for the management of the Group’s financial affairs and for the provision of financial advice to the MCA and the LEP. Gareth is a chartered public finance accountant and has worked across national and local government, first joining the MCA on a secondment basis in 2014. Having moved to Transport for the North in 2017, Gareth returned to the MCA as Group Finance Director in 2020.