Adrian Lucas


Adrian Lucas is an independent consultant and Executive Coach who provides business strategy advice to IED. Throughout his professional career, Adrian gained a reputation as a reformer and an individual who understands complex organisations, transformational change and quickly identifies improvement challenges to develop solutions.

During his working life, he gained extensive experience in coaching and mentoring in the public leadership scheme run by Whitehall, as well as a number of NHS training schemes.  He was 17 years as a Chief Executive, the last eight of which were running the Scottish Ambulance Service. Adrian has a track record in the development of mission-critical programmes, delivered in budget and on time, as well as first-hand experience responding to, planning for and dealing with large scale incidents.

A Non-Executive Director on the Board of Social Investment Scotland, Adrian is also Chairman of the Borders Branch of SSAFA, The Armed Forces Charity, and Chairman of Club Sport Borders, an extension of Scottish Borders Council.