Isle of Man profile - Leaders
- 12 March 2015
- From the section Europe
Head of state: Queen Elizabeth II. Represented by a Lieutenant Governor
Chief minister: Allan Bell
Alan Bell was elected chief minister by the Tynwald in 2011, after a career in various Isle of Man ministerial posts stretching back to 1986.
Mr Bell won a clear majority over the Liberal Vannin party leader Peter Karran.
Like most members of the Manx parliament, Mr Bell does not belong to a political party.