David Macdonald

 

David has 30 years experience as a police officer in Strathclyde Police and latterly the Police Service of Scotland.He has significant experience as a licensing practitioner at a local and national level and was a key member of the Police Scotland National Licensing Policy Unit, advising Government policy makers and influencing changes to legislation.  He represented Police Scotland at Strategic Level Partnerships working closely with licensed trade bodies, Local Authorities, Event Promoters and various public bodies to keep licensed events and our communities safe.   He has considerable experience in operational leadership in the public sector. 

A graduate of Paisley University, David is undertaking further study following his retirement from the police service.