Regulatory Services

Cabinet Member for Regulatory Services - Councillor Baggy ShankerCllr Shanker

The son of a foundry worker, Baggy Shanker became a councillor for Sinfin in 2008. Having previously sat on a number of regulatory committees and Overview and Scrutiny boards, Derby-born Baggy became Cabinet Member for Housing and Advice in 2012.

Baggy has a wealth of experience as part of some of Derby's largest organisations. After working at British Celanese for 23 years, he joined Rolls-Royce in 2012.

These roles have made him ideally suited for his most recent position as Cabinet Member for Regulatory Services. The portfolio includes responsibility for governance across the authority, as well as ensuring regulatory policies, procedures and practices are adhered to.

Councillor Shanker's main priority is:

  • To create safe environments for people to live and work and ensure that the authority is well governed.

He will do this by:

  • implementing strict regulatory policies, procedures and practices and ensuring their compliance with legislation.

Councillor Shanker's responsibilities include:

  • environmental health and licensing
  • Trading Standards.
  • Governance

Visit Councillor Shanker's profile page on our Committee Management Information System for more information and contact details.

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