David Small

David Small

Chief Executive, Northern Ireland Environment Agency

David Small is Deputy Secretary of Environment and Marine Group at Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs and is Chief Executive of Northern Ireland Environment Agency. David has held a variety of senior positions within the Northern Ireland Civil Service, including roles within the former Department of the Environment and the Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (DARD). In July 2011, David assumed the role of Deputy Secretary within DARD, with responsibility for the delivery of the Single Farm Payment, management of the Department’s EU Compliance Programme, LFACA, Agri-environment Schemes, and the delivery of the Northern Ireland Rural Development Programme.