Scotland

Jane Wood, former Managing Director for Scotland / Director of External Affairs for BITC across the UK, has been promoted into the newly-created role of Executive Director of Membership and the Nations.
BITC Scotland has partnered with renowned chef John Quigley, Tennent’s Training Academy and internet streaming service Video3 to live stream an interactive cookery session for school pupils across Scotland on 27 September 2017.
Dozens of adults are going back to school as part of a volunteer reading programme to help tackle inequalities in literacy among primary-aged children.
Alan Thornburrow joins BITC Scotland from Scottish Investment Operations (SIO), a membership body for the investment industry in Scotland.
Held under the patronage of the Scottish Government, supported by the UK Government and hosted by the Royal Bank of Scotland, The Global Ethical Finance Forum (GEFF) is an initiative of Middle East Global Advisors in strategic partnership with the Islamic Finance Council UK (UKIFC). BITC Scotland will be a supporting partner.
Ray Riddoch, UK Managing Director and Senior Vice President Europe of Nexen Petroleum U.K. Limited has been appointed as The Prince’s Ambassador for Scotland.
Business in the Community Scotland has welcomed a report published by the Scottish Parliament’s Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee on gender pay gap.