The Mentor Hour: September

The Mentor Hour is the new flagship programme from Entrepreneurial Scotland, designed to further support individuals who are undertaking entrepreneurial development programmes with Entrepreneurial Scotland. Each month they have the opportunity to connect with trailblazers, pioneers, thought leaders, and successful entrepreneurs to explore their issues, opportunities or challenges.


Meet our September Mentoring Panel

Sandy Kennedy

Sandy Kennedy

CEO, Entrepreneurial Scotland

Sandy has been a commercial and social entrepreneur, investor and ecosystem builder since 1997.

Prior to forming Entrepreneurial Scotland, Sandy led a varied life including: founding an online imaging startup; working for the venture capital firm 3i; turned around a 100-year-old, 3,000 employee family business; and was the first member of The Saltire Foundation team.

Sandy has a law degree from Cambridge, an MBA from the University of Strathclyde and has worked closely with Babson College, Mass for a decade.

The Impact

We hear from individuals on our Leadership Development programme on the impact and opportunities The Mentor Hour has provided to them.


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