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Steve Rumbelow was originally appointed Chief Executive of Rochdale Borough Council in December 2014. Steve has a long career in local government spanning over 30 years having previously worked for Manchester City Council, Leeds City Council, Ashfield District Council, Rotherham Borough Council and Burnley Council. In addition to his Rochdale Council role, Steve was appointed as the HMR CCG Accountable Officer from 1st July 2018 as part of the borough’s continuing drive to integrate health and social care to streamline services. For the Council Steve has overall responsibility for the full range of services including the running of the council itself and the borough’s schools. He works closely with elected Councillors and partners from public, private and third sector organisations to achieve improvements across the borough and to deliver quality services. His Accountable Officer role for the CCG means he has overall responsibility for the commissioning of NHS services for patients in the borough.