The Electoral Commission

The independent body which oversees elections and regulates political finance in the UK

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Rob Vincent CBE

Rob Vincent, Commissioner


Term: 1 January 2016 to 31 December 2019

Rob Vincent served as Chief Executive of Kirklees Council from 2004 until 2010 and was a non-executive Director of DCLG from 2008-2010. Between 2010 and 2012 Mr Vincent led the intervention into Doncaster Council, at the request of the Secretary of State.

Most recently he has acted as an adviser to the Department of Health on the transition of the public health function from the NHS to local government.

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