John joined Edinburgh Airport in January 2013 as Chief Commercial Officer responsible for the all aspects of the commercial operation including projects and development. John trained with PricewaterhouseCoopers as a Chartered Accountant specialising in Corporate Finance. Following time as an Investment Manager at 3i plc and Chief Financial Officer of a software firm, Craneware Limited he joined Bank of Scotland Corporate where he led large buyout and take-private equity transactions before moving to senior executive roles including Managing Director of the Commercial (SME) Lending Portfolio for Lloyds Banking Group plc. John was a founding NxD of the Business Growth Fund plc Board and has served on a number of other private company boards. John is also a member of the Edinburgh Chamber of Commerce Committee, ICAS Lothian & Border committee and ICAS Members Board.