Neil Amner

Anderson Strathern hires Neil Amner

Scottish legal firm Anderson Strathern has hired Neil Amner as part of its growth strategy across a range of commercial areas including transport, the environment and infrastructure.  Amner, a former partner at law firm MacRoberts…

Jane Stewart

IFB further cements growth plans with key appointment to senior team

Aberdeen-based managed service and data network providers, IFB, has appointed Jane Stewart as Non-Executive Director to the board. Jane’s appointment strengthens the team at IFB as it further commits to its major strategic growth plans…

L to R; Callum Gray, Graeme Penman , Graeme Allan, Stuart Rose and Jonathan Clark

Four senior appointments at Anderson Anderson & Brown

The Partners at Anderson Anderson & Brown (AAB) have promoted four members of their management team to senior manager positions. After undertaking a year-long university placement at AAB Jonathan Clark re-joined the firm as a graduate…

Vanessa Kennedy

Gilson Gray hire new marketing director

Gilson Gray, the full service legal firm, has appointed a Marketing Director in a newly created role. With more than 20 years of marketing and brand experience most recently with PwC - as well as…

(L-R) Pat Machray and Pete Watson

ANM Group chairman hands over the reins

ANM Group, one of Scotland’s most active co-operative societies, has appointed Pete Watson as its new chairman. Pat Machray OBE CA officially stepped down as chair at the group’s Annual General Meeting held at Thainstone Centre…

Tracy Black

New Deputy Director for CBI Scotland

The CBI has appointed Tracy Black as its new Deputy Director in Scotland. Tracy joins the CBI Scotland team with immediate effect on a part-time basis until September, when she will take up the post…

Ian Plender, Amie Owen & Roddy Morrison

New appointment on CBRE building consultancy team

Property consultancy CBRE has appointed Ian Plender, who joins the National Building Consultancy team and will be based in the firm’s Aberdeen office. Ian brings over ten years’ experience to the role following a stint…

QikServe appoints Don DeMarinis as Chief Commercial Officer

QikServe, the Edinburgh-based multichannel ordering and payment specialist, has appointed Don DeMarinis as its Chief Commercial Officer. DeMarinis assumes responsibility for QikServe’s global business development activities, and will support a major sales growth and recruitment…

Grant Angus

Wood Group appoints CFO for Specialist Technical Solutions

Wood Group has appointed Grant Angus as chief financial officer (CFO) for its Specialist Technical Solutions business. Bringing more than two decades of industry experience, Grant moves into the role from his position as vice…

Harry Marshall

Glasgow-based SWGR appoints new head of commercial and business development

Multidisciplinary services provider SWGR has appointed Harry Marshall as its new head of commercial and business development. Harry joins SWGR from bus and coach manufacturer Alexander Dennis Limited (ADL), where he was commercial and business…

From left - Martin Cantwell and Chris Constable

Key Appointments for Cammach Recruitment

Aberdeen recruitment firm, Cammach Recruitment, has made three new appointments following recent contract wins. Chris Constable and Martin Cantwell join the team as Senior Recruitment Consultants whilst Dawn Yule joins the Payroll team. The new…

From left - Iain Masterton, Donna Morris and Michelle Fallon

Chiene + Tait announces three Director promotions

Accountancy firm Chiene + Tait (C+T) has promoted three colleagues to the role of Director. Iain Masterton, a VAT specialist who joined the firm six years ago, makes the upward move from his previous position as…

Edinburgh bioQuarter

Edinburgh bioQuarter develops marketing team with double appointment

The Edinburgh bioQuarter, a partnership between Scottish Enterprise, City of Edinburgh Council, NHS Lothian and the University of Edinburgh has appointed David Ridd and Jennifer Thwaites as the first members of a newly established programme…

Lorna Jack

Law Society of Scotland Chief Executive Lorna Jack wins prestigious Leadership Award

Lorna Jack, Chief Executive of the Law Society of Scotland, has won the UK Association Excellence Award for Leadership. On accepting the accolade, Lorna commented, “I was delighted to hear that I had been shortlisted…

Martin Welsh

From redundancy threat to running a financial services firm – A journey of success

Martin Welsh spent 9 years working in the oil and gas sector. While facing the possibility of redundancy he decided to take matters into his own hands and pursue a career in the financial services…

Four new associates at BTO Solicitors

Scottish law firm BTO Solicitors has made four senior promotions across the firm from a variety of teams. Eileen Sherry, Jennifer King, David Cairns and Andrew Phillips have all been appointed as Associates. Eileen Sherry joined…

Left to right are: Graeme Cairns (Team Leader), apprentices Luis Guarin, Abigail Harkness, Kieran Kerr and Demi Wardrop, as well as Arlene Stewart (Senior Operations Manager).

AXA apprenticeship scheme recognised for boosting youth employment in Glasgow

AXA Business Insurance has been named Employer of the Month by Developing the Young Workforce Glasgow.   DYW Glasgow, which is supported by Glasgow Chamber of Commerce, aims to increase industry links with education and…

David Paterson

C-SAM Ltd appoints new Operations Director

C-SAM Ltd has named David Paterson, a company veteran of 17 years, as Operations Director. David joined C-SAM in 2001 as a developer, advancing to operations manager in 2013 where he has helped expand the…

(L-R) Tom Fothergill and Niall Rankin

JLL launches new Scotland rating team

Property consultancy JLL has boosted its professional team with the appointment of two valuation specialists. Based in the JLL’s Glasgow office, Niall Rankin has 20 years’ experience, and joins the firm as Lead Director for…

Owen Ferguson

New MD for Edinburgh online learning specialist

Edinburgh’s online learning specialist GoodPractice has announced that Chief Operating Officer Owen Ferguson is now Managing Director of the business, effective immediately. Owen has worked for the company for over a decade in various roles,…

Hamish Lean

Triple boost for Shepherd and Wedderburn Aberdeen

UK law firm Shepherd and Wedderburn has boosted its rural practice with the appointment of three rural lawyers to its Aberdeen office, including one of the North East's leaders in rural law, Hamish Lean. Top ranked…

Charlie Fraser (left) Partner, Aberdein Considine has been reunited with former business partner David Burnside (right)

Leading Scottish employment lawyer joins Aberdein Considine

The man at the heart of compensation battles over the North Sea Piper Alpha and Chinook helicopter disasters is returning to frontline legal practice. David Burnside - one of Scotland’s leading and most respected employment…

Graham + Sibbald hires business rates big-hitter

Chartered surveyor Graham + Sibbald has hired Tim Bunker to bolster its rating team in Scotland as the firm gears up for planned changes to the business rate regime.  Tim Bunker began his career with…

New partner appointment at EQ Accountants

Louise Grant, who heads up the firm’s Healthcare team, has been appointed as partner at the Dundee office of EQ Accountants LLP. Monifieth born and bred, Louise joined the firm as a graduate of Abertay…

New partner promotion at Anderson Anderson & Brown

Steve Mitchell has been promoted to partner at accountancy firm Anderson Anderson & Brown LLP. Steve, who heads up the firm’s Accounting Services, Outsourcing and Management Information Solutions Divisions, joined AAB seven years ago after…

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