Our People

Entrepreneurial Scotland Board

Entrepreneurial Scotland was established in 2014. It is a non-profit organisation with a charitable subsidiary - our Foundation. It is governed by a Board of Directors. The Board meets regularly to discuss governance matters, including our vision, mission and strategic direction.

Colin Robertson

Chairman of Entrepreneurial Scotland

Colin Robertson is the Chairman of Entrepreneurial Scotland. He is Chief Executive of Alexander Dennis Limited (ADL) 

Mark R. Bamforth

President & CEO, Arranta Bio

Mark Bamforth founded Arranta Bio, to build the best-in-class microbiome CDMO, in May 2019.

Graeme Bissett

Chairman/ Director

Graeme Bissett is a Chartered Accountant, corporate financier and experienced non-executive Chairman / Director

Alan Brown

Founder and President, A. Brown and Company Ltd.

Alan Brown provides independent strategic advice to leaders amongst corporate, institutional and government clients

Lesley Eccles

Co-founder and former EVP, Marketing of FanDuel

Lesley is co-founder and former EVP, Marketing of FanDuel

Lady Janice Gammell

Managing Director

Lady Janice Gammell is Managing Director of Lumity Life 

Colette Grant

Transformational Coach & Chair of the Entrepreneurial Scotland Foundation Trustees Board

Colette is founder of the leading UK Residential Property Investment + Management Company Grant Property

Malcolm Offord

Founder and Chairman - Badenoch & Co

Malcolm Offord is the Founder and Chairman of Badenoch & Co 

Helen Sayles CBE

Former SVP, Liberty Mutual

President of the Entrepreneurial Scotland Foundation