Economic Leadership Board

Business leaders from across the region sit on the Opportunity North East (ONE) main economic leadership board, which is chaired by Sir Ian Wood GBE, and on its industry-specific sector boards.

ONE is the private sector partner in the Aberdeen City Region Deal and fulfils the roles of the regional advisory board for Scottish Enterprise and the regional economic forum for Aberdeen City Council and Aberdeenshire Council.

ONE’s economic leadership board comprises:

Sir Ian Wood GBE
Chair
Professor Sir Ian Diamond
University of Aberdeen
Russell Borthwick
Aberdeen & Grampian Chamber of Commerce
Deirdre Michie
Oil & Gas UK
Patrick Machray OBE
Vice-chair
Bill Duguid
Ryden LLP
Councillor Jenny Laing
Aberdeen City Council
Professor Ferdinand von Prondzynski
Robert Gordon University
Jennifer Craw
Chief Executive
Martin Gilbert
Aberdeen Asset Management
Professor Stephen Logan
NHS Grampian
Councillor Jim Gifford
Aberdeenshire Council
Colin Crosby
VisitAberdeenshire
Adrian Gillespie
Scottish Enterprise
Professor Gary McEwan
Elevator