Organisation Structure and Governance

Student Awards Agency Scotland (SAAS) is an Executive Agency of the Scottish Government. The Chief Executive of the Agency is responsible for the delivery of the Agency’s functions, its performance, and for planning its future development. The Chief Executive is personally accountable to Scottish Ministers and the Scottish Parliament for the Agency’s efficient and effective operation and for performance against its key targets.

The Chief Executive is supported and advised by the Agency’s Executive and Non-Executive Board Members and associated corporate governance committees.

SAAS Executive and Non-Executive Board Member Profiles

SAAS Corporate Governance Structure

Organisation Structure

The Agency has four director-led business areas, as well as a Corporate Office that provides specialist support to the Chief Executive and wider Agency.

SAAS Organisation Structure