Derek MacKay MSP,Cabinet Secretary for Finance,Economy and Fair Work


In May 2016, Derek Mackay MSP was appointed Cabinet Secretary for Finance and Constitution.
In June 2018 he was appointed Cabinet Secretary for Finance, Economy and Fair Work.
The Cabinet Secretary is responsible for:

  • Scottish economy
  • Inclusive Growth
  • Managing the public finances
  • Fiscal policy and taxation
  • Scottish budget, budgetary monitoring and reporting
  • Government procurement
  • Efficient government
  • National Performance Framework
  • Public bodies policy
  • Scottish Futures Trust
  • Scottish National Investment Bank
  • Scottish Enterprise
  • Trade and inward investment
  • Trade unions
  • Public sector pay
  • Registers of Scotland