Strategic Advisory Board

Converge’s Strategic Advisory Board (SAB) includes some of Scotland’s most respected and influential academics and business leaders.

The role of SAB is to offer advice and guidance on the strategic direction of Converge and to help identify emerging challenges and opportunities, to ensure the long-term sustainability of the programme.

The board is chaired by Sandy Finlayson OBE, co-founder of MBM Commercial and Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh.

Hugh Edmiston

Hugh is currently the Director of Corporate Services for the University of Edinburgh and an executive member of the senior team.  He is responsible for 10 groups which include finance, property and the commercialisation of research and services.  In addition, he leads a number of the University’s strategic projects which include Data Driven Innovation for […]

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