Tony Oakman
Tony Oakman
Chief Executive
Bolton MBC

Tony is Chief Executive at Bolton Council. Primarily his role is to create the conditions for inclusive prosperity, growth and connectivity. Nevertheless this is at scale of pace - Active, Connected and Prosperous #TeamBolton. Born in London he currently lives 20 minutes away from Bolton. As part of Greater Manchester Combined Authority is the Digital lead. Tony describes his career as follows - “Over time I hope I have made a difference, been authentic, inspired people and had fun and whatever it takes” Tony is happily married with three adult children and spends most of his time walking his two dogs, Cherry and Frankie.