Borough chief to step down

By Heather Jameson | 06 September 2021

Southwark LBC chief executive, Eleanor Kelly, has announced she is due to retire early next year.

Ms Kelly first joined the council in September 2006, as deputy chief executive, initially on an interim basis. She became interim chief in 2011 before taking on the permanent role in 2012.

Ms Kelly began her career in Corby Development Corporation as a trainee clerk in 1974. She has also worked for Islington and Tower Hamlets LBCs, and consultancy KPMG.  

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