Harrow LBC has announced that Sean Harriss has been appointed as its new chief executive, pending a council vote on 29 November.
Mr Harriss is due to start in the role on 4 February, taking over from Tom Whiting who has served as interim chief executive since Michael Lockwood left the council at the end of 2017.
Mr Harriss is currently interim chief executive at OneSource, a support services provider at Newham, Havering and Bexley LBCs, having previously served as chief executive at Lambeth LBC (2015-17) and Bolton MBC (2007-15).
Harrow LBC leader Graham Henson (Lab) said: “We were impressed by Sean’s leadership experience in a wide variety of local government contexts and by his track record of delivering outstanding public services. We are certain he will do an excellent job here.”