Bringing a fresh perspective
Diageo director joins board of Donaldson & Sons
Ms Scott is currently global operational excellence director at Diageo, having held a number of senior leadership positions across the global beverage alcohol organisation, including technical, innovation, packaging operations, HR and global transformation areas.
Joining the Donaldson board in addition to her current responsibilities at Diageo, Ms Scott brings skills in leadership and strategic thinking from experience covering the end to end supply chain in a European and global context.
Her achievements have included leading the Guinness Technical function in Ireland, development and implementing Global Supply Chain Strategy, leading the Europe Supply HR team, as well as heading up significant parts of Scotland Packaging Operations.
Neil Donaldson, non-executive Chairman at James Donaldson & Sons, said that Ms Scott “brings a fresh perspective, with a strong focus on efficiency, best practice and driving performance improvement. We offer her a very warm welcome to the business, and look forward to seeing the impact of her presence on the Board.”
Ms Scott is also on the board of directors of North British Distillery and is a non-executive director of Castle Rock Edinvar Housing Association and a trustee for the Big Hearts Community Trust.