Ian Thompson

Ian Thompson CPFA – Chief Finance Officer and Deputy Chief Executive, Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner for Thames Valley

Ian is President of the Police Treasurers Society (PACCTS), which represents 43 local policing bodies in England and Wales.

James KiddJames Kidd – Chief Accountant, Hertfordshire Constabulary

James started this role at the beginning of the first lockdown in March 2020 and is responsible for the financial and management accounting at the organisation.


John BloomerJohn Bloomer – Chief Finance Officer, Staffordshire Police

John is is responsible for finance and commercial services, with a net revenue budget of more than £200m.



Nigel HillerNigel Hiller – Director of Resources, South Yorkshire Police

Throughout his career, Nigel has undertaken voluntary activity for CIPFA through serving on the council and chairing the Financial Management Panel.

Ruth HodsonRuth Hodson – Strategic Business Partner, Metropolitan Police Service

After a number of roles in local government, Ruth is now a Strategic Business Partner for the Metropolitan Police Service.