Anna McBurney,
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Acting Programme Manager, Saltire Scholars

Anna is our Acting Programme Manager of the Saltire Scholars Programme. She has worked in the entrepreneurial ecosystem for 5 years having held positions across the public and third sectors, including the Scottish Government. Having once been an intern herself, she understands the benefit of being able to access valuable paid work experience. As Acting Programme Manager, her priorities include sourcing world-class internships and recruiting the best talent from Scottish universities to undertake these opportunities. She is responsible for the management and delivery of the programme which experiences growth year on year and leads a committed team who make it all possible. One of Anna’s highlights of the role is seeing the transformation of students who participate in the Saltire Scholars Programme and supporting them to fulfil their leadership potential.