Terry Murden, Editor
Service to 1,800 organisations
Stronachs has been appointed by the Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations (SCVO) to its panel of legal advisers. The Aberdeen headquartered firm joins SCVO’s list of selected firms authorised to provide legal services to more than 1,800 third sector organisations. John Downie, Director of Public Affairs for SCVO, said: “We’re delighted to be kicking off 2018 by welcoming Stronachs to our legal team.” Eric Gilligan, partner and head of the employment law team at Stronachs, will be presenting at this week’s SCVO event in Glasgow.
New role for ex-SE chief
Strathclyde University has appointed former Scottish Enterprise chief executive Lena Wilson..
Agents appointed for key site
The delayed Haymarket development close to Edinburgh’s financial centre, is up for sale, it has been announced.
Senior hire for Burness Paull
Scottish law firm Burness Paull has hired a senior figure from a rival firm to head up a strengthened restructuring and insolvency team. Michael Thomson joins as a partner in the firm’s corporate finance division. He is joining from Pinsent Masons where he was a senior associate. Burness Paull chairman Philip Rodney said: “Michael is a rising star. He has deep technical expertise, real commercial acumen and has built up a strong profile in the market, I know he will be an enormous asset to Burness Paull.” Mr Rodney saidRead More
Start-up programme shifts focus
NatWest bank has taken control of the Entrepreneurial Spark accelerator programme, it has been announced.
Report says 20% rise in closures
Insolvencies in the restaurant business rose by a fifth as some struggled to cope with added costs…
Driven to lowering motoring costs
Directors facing more questions
A Scottish investment firm, which suffered heavy paper losses in Carillion’s collapse, considered suing the company
Expansion for agency
Muckle Media, the PR and marketing agency, has appointed a senior figure to run a new Glasgow office..
Mackenzie joins law firm
Davidson Chalmers has appointed a director to the firm’s housebuilding team…