General Manager / Head of Saltire Fellow Programme

As General Manager at Entrepreneurial Scotland, Claudia is responsible for implementation of processes that underpin the team performance as well as the culture. Heading the Saltire Fellowship she leads on programme operations, candidates recruitment and sustainability strategy.

Claudia has designed and developed Entrepreneurial Scotland`s Mentoring Programme and Talent Matching Initiative. She has also implemented a CRM system, coordinated the new website and drafted new financial procedures. She has supported the recruitment of the 2015/16 Saltire Fellows cohort and managed the Scottish module.

Following her PhD in Chemistry, Claudia joined an Edinburgh based biotech start up where she developed an interest in business development. This was further nurtured during the Saltire Fellowship, where both classroom and experiential learning are guided by the principle of Entrepreneurial Thought and Action.

Claudia is a Saltire Alumni, a member of Changing the Chemistry and a Trustee for Iris Cancer Partnerships