An Evening With...

An Evening With...Angus MacDonald

Speaker: Angus MacDonald
Chair: Sandy Kennedy, Chief Executive, Entrepreneurial Scotland
Member Level: Emerging|Growing|Leading
Time: 17:30 – 20:00
Date: Thursday 30th May 2019 
Event type: An Evening With... 
Price: Complimentary
Location: Inverness College UHI, 1, Inverness Campus, Inverness , IV2 5NA

About the event 

Our ‘Evening With…Angus MacDonald’ is sure to be a truly insightful and informative evening. Angus will walk you through his entrepreneurial journey has built and sold four businesses while based in the highlands. Collectively, these businesses had revenues of £110m and sold for £150m. He also won the Entrepreneurial Scotland Scale-Up of the year award in 2017.

Angus founded the Caledonian Challenge which raised £13m, is a joint owner of the Highland bookshop and is building a town centre cinema in Fort William. He is also the author of the Ardnish trilogy which follows a highland family over three generations. He is also passionate about engaging with the younger generation around the topic of their careers.

Why should you attend? 

  • It is an opportunity to network with like-minded peers
  • It is a chance to ask Angus all your burning business questions during our Q&A session 
  • You can learn new tips and tricks that you can use in your own business 
  • Connect with local businesses in Inverness

We are actively encouraging the next generation of talent to attend, so if you know of a young person with an entrepreneurial mindset then please make sure to invite them or bring them along as a guest. 

How do I book?

  • ES Members Book below (Please note if you are bringing a guest please book them here.)

  • Not a member of Entrepreneurial Scotland, you can register to attend here.

We can't wait for you to join us! 

  • When

    30th May 2019
  • Where

    Inverness College UHI
    1, Inverness Campus
    IV2 5NA
    United Kingdom


Angus MacDonald

Chairman of ICS Learn

Angus MacDonald is Chairman and the largest shareholder of three Scottish companies, SWR in recycling,ICS Learn in education and Renewable Parts which supplies spare parts for wind turbines. He is also the joint owner of a Highland Bookshop in Fort William.

Sandy Kennedy

Sandy Kennedy

Chief Executive

As Chief Executive of Entrepreneurial Scotland, Sandy is at the forefront of a movement to inspire and develop Scotland's people to build the most entrepreneurial society in the world.

Angus MacDonald