Deputy Chair, SIA, NCARRB Member, PRRB Member, and Non-executive director

Trevor Reaney CBE


Trevor Reaney joined the SIA Board in November 2018 to represent the interests of Northern Ireland. He was appointed as Deputy Chair in October 2023.

Trevor is also a member of the Police and National Crime Agency Remuneration Review Bodies.


Trevor began his career in the hospitality industry and has held a number of management positions in both the private and public sectors. Before joining the Assembly, Trevor served as Chief Executive of the Northern Ireland Policing Board from January 2004, and prior to that, he held the post of Chief Executive at Craigavon Borough Council from 1996 to 2003. He was formerly the Clerk and Chief Executive to the Northern Ireland Assembly between 2008 and 2016.

He is also a Trustee and Director of the charity CSLI (Belfast) Ltd.


Trevor is a graduate of the Open University, obtaining a Master’s degree in Business Administration. He has also undertaken studies at the Federal Executive Institute, Charlottesville, USA, JFK School of Government at Harvard University, and with the Institute of Directors.

NCARRB and PRRB Appointment: December 2018 (reappointed in May 2021) Term ends: September 2024

The register disclosing Members’ interests is here.

Deputy Chair, SIA

The Deputy Chair, SIA is responsible for:

  • supporting the Chair in leading the Board and acting as a sounding-board and source of advice to the Chair
  • deputising for the Chair when required at Board meetings
  • where requested by the Chair, acting as a senior representative of the SIA and/or deputy, internally and/or externally

Security Industry Authority


Members of the National Crime Agency Remuneration Review Body are responsible for:

  • making recommendations on the pay and allowances of National Crime Agency (NCA) officers designated with operational powers
  • considering written evidence from the Home Office, the NCA, trades unions and other interested parties
  • conducting research on pay and related matters
  • visiting the NCA to meet NCA officers with operational powers and management to gather information and views on pay and related issues

National Crime Agency Remuneration Review Body

PRRB Member

The member of the PRRB is responsible for providing independent advice to the government on pay and conditions for police officers at or below the rank of chief superintendent in England, Wales and Northern Ireland.

Police Remuneration Review Body

Non-executive director

Security Industry Authority