Susan is an experienced banker with significant knowledge gained in a variety of cross-border roles including Corporate Real Estate Finance, Risk Assurance and Corporate Portfolio Management. Since March 2015 she has been the Regional Managing Director of Business Banking Scotland. She has delivered a number of transformational change programmes within the bank and is currently responsible for 120 staff and 35,000 SMEs.
Susan is passionate about supporting business expansion, job creation and economic growth in Scotland. She is also a champion for diversity within the workplace.
As well as being the current chair of Business in the Community’s Scottish National Action Plan for Responsible Business, Susan also sits on The Royal Bank’s Scotland Board. She is also regularly called upon as a respected judge at various Business Awards across Scotland.
Susan read International Business & Modern Languages at Strathclyde University. A busy working mother, her personal time is focused on raising and supporting her active rugby-mad sons. She also strongly believes in supporting the next generation of entrepreneurs and future leaders and personally mentors a number of businesses and young people.