Meet the Team.

Senior management

Putting a face to the name, or voice, is a start to introducing the people who keep things running here. There are many others working tirelessly behind the scenes but for now say hello to our senior management.

Luan Grugeon - CEO

Professional | Approachable | Focussed


Accountable to the ADA board of directors, Luan is responsible for the overall organisational management, funding and performance of ADA.  Luan leads the direction and delivery of services to achieve the ADA vision of reducing alcohol and drug related harm and promotion of recovery to people, families and communities.

email Luan


Simon Pringle - Service Manager

Knowledgeable | Compassionate | Supportive

Simon Pringle is the Direct Access Services Manager. His role involves developing and managing services including Injecting Equipment Provision, community based services within Aberdeen City and Aberdeenshire. He also oversees the agencies Naloxone delivery and Dried Blood Spot Testing.


email Simon


Cat Govan - Service Manager

Solution Focussed | Team Player | Compassionate

Cat Govan is the Recovery Services Manager. Her current role involves developing and managing services for children, young people and adults regarding their own substance use, and the impact of parental substance use.  She also develops and manages services for adults in recovery from alcohol and drug use.

email Cat(herine)


Mike Sim - Business & Finance Manager

Determined| Enthusiastic | Pragmatic

Mike is responsible for all the support functions at ADA. He oversees the financial management of the organisation as well as budgeting & payroll, reporting, HR, communications & fundraising, H&S, ICT and facilities management.

email Mike


Newsheadlines

CEO Luan Grugeon Announces Departure

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Recovery Star Awards 2017

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Contract Awarded

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Main Office:
Alcohol & Drugs Action (ADA), 7 Hadden Street, Aberdeen, AB11 6NU, Scotland

Alcohol & Drugs Action is a registered charity and a company limited by guarantee.
Funding is received from NHS Grampian, Aberdeen City Council, Aberdeenshire Council, Scottish Government and from donations.
Scottish Charity Number SC013582.

Alcohol & Drugs Action Recovery Services is registered with the Care Inspectorate, No CS2016346966