Business Insider and Scottish Borders Business Breakfast
420th May 2016, Galashiels Transport Interchange
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The launch of the Borders rail link has unlocked a wealth of opportunities in the Borders region.
Bob Keiller, our Keynote speaker will discuss key lessons on leadership for business based on his experience. The panel discussion will focus on what some of these might mean for the Scottish Borders including implications for Borders Rail.
During the Q & A topics for discussion may include:
Keynote Speaker - Bob Keiller
Bob Keiller was appointed Chairman of Scottish Enterprise in January 2016. Hailing from the Scottish Borders, Bob has worked in the oil and gas industry since 1986.
In November 2012 he became CEO of Wood Group, an international energy services company with $7 billion (USD) sales, over 40,000 employees, and operations in more than 50 countries. Bob stepped down from Wood Group in December 2015.
Bob completed the $1 billion (USD) sale of PSN to Wood Group in April 2011. He was responsible for the creation of PSN by manufacturing a $280 million (USD) management buyout from Halliburton in 2006.
Bob has a Master of Engineering degree from Heriot-Watt University and is a chartered engineer. He was previously Chairman of the Offshore Contracting Association (OCA) and co-chair of the cross-industry trade body Oil and Gas UK.
Stephen Boyle - CGI Senior Vice President Public Sector
Liz Cameron OBE - MD Spark Energy
Hugh Aitken - Abellio ScotRail Commercial Director
Phil Holt - Director of Scottish Borders Council
8.00 Breakfast Reception, Registration & Networking
8.45 Guest Speaker
9.10 Panel Discussion
9.50 Closing Remarks
10.00 Coffee & Networking
10.30 Event Concludes
*Please note timings are given as an indication and may vary at the event.
Ticket: £45 plus VAT
Table of 10: £400 plus VAT
Table of 12: £480 plus VAT