Appointments



Standard Life Assurance chief Keith Skeoch appointed chairman of Investment Association

Keith Skeoch, CEO of Standard Life Aberdeen, has been appointed chair of the Investment Association’s (IA) board.

Published 17 February 2020

Hart Builders appoints Martin Cooper as finance director

Cruden Group company Hart Builders has appointed Martin Cooper as its new finance director.

Published 17 February 2020

Kate Forbes appointed finance secretary

Following her delivery of the Scottish Budget, Kate Forbes has been appointed as cabinet secretary for finance.

Published 17 February 2020

Unity Trust Bank appoints RBS veteran John Copping as regional director for North

Unity Trust Bank has appointed former RBS head of corporate transactions John Copping as its new regional director for North.

Published 14 February 2020

Wylie & Bisset's charities team head Jenny Simpson appointed to new SORP Committee

Jenny Simpson, partner and head of Wylie & Bisset’s charities team, has been re-appointed to the advisory committee that oversees the rules for how charities across the UK and Ireland report on their finances.

Published 13 February 2020

FCA appoints Sheldon Mills as interim chief executive director of strategy and competition

Sheldon Mills has been appointed as interim chief executive director of strategy and competition at the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA).

Published 13 February 2020

Jude McCorry named Scottish Business Resilience Centre chief executive

The Scottish Business Resilience Centre (SBRC) has appointed Jude McCorry as its new chief executive.

Published 12 February 2020

STATS Group appoints former Deloitte partner Garry North as COO

Former Deloitte and Arthur Andersen partner Garry North has been appointed as a chief operating officer of Aberdeenshire energy services company STATS Group.

Published 11 February 2020

Port of Cromarty Firth appoints former banker Roger Eddie as chairman

The Port of Cromarty Firth (PoCF) has appointed former banker Roger Eddie as its new chairman whilst also adding two new members to its board.

Published 11 February 2020

AAB appoints Derek Mitchell and Lyn Calder as managing partners

Anderson Anderson & Brown LLP (AAB) has announced the appointment of Derek Mitchell and Lyn Calder as new office managing partners.

Published 10 February 2020

Corporate financier Stuart Black joins Well-SENSE as director

Aberdeen-based Well-SENSE has appointed corporate financier Stuart Black as its new global director.

Published 10 February 2020

FCA appoints Jeannette Lichner and Bernadette Conroy as non-executive directors

The Treasury has confirmed the appointment of Jeannette Lichner and Bernadette Conroy as non-executive directors to the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) board.

Published 10 February 2020

Edinburgh-based Par Equity grows team while eyeing opportunities in northern England

Scottish EIS fund manager Par Equity has announced the appointment of Tom Croy as an investment manager and Alastair Orr Ewing as a portfolio and investor relations manager.

Published 7 February 2020

Invizius appoints James Robson as CFO as it prepares for Series A fundraising

Invizius, the University of Edinburgh spin-out which is developing potentially lifesaving products for dialysis patients, has announced the appointment of James Robson as its chief financial officer.

Published 6 February 2020

Promotions announced at Murray Beith Murray

Law firm Murray Beith Murray has announced a number of internal promotions across its asset protection and property groups.

Published 6 February 2020