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Liz Cameron’s career spans more than 30 years and has held senior positions in the private sector where her strategic leadership and visionary focus are widely acclaimed.


Liz is a much sought after commentator on behalf of business, and recognised for her success in setting up and successfully running a number of small businesses.  Her business expertise is widely utilised through a number of non-executive Directorships in Scotland and the USA.  Liz currently serves as Director for WEVOLUTION, a Scottish charity promoting entrepreneurship as a route to better life chances, and is on the Brain Trust of Tedx Glasgow. Liz has previously served as the Vice Chair of the Scottish National Lottery Fund. 


Liz is recognised in the Scottish Business Insider’s Top 10 Women of Influence in Scotland, shortlisted as Female Entrepreneur of the Year at the 2013 Scottish Business Awards and recently awarded an OBE in the Queen’s New Year’s Honours List 2014 for her outstanding services to business and commerce.


Michael has held a range of ascending roles in the private, public and academic sector over the last 25 years. 


His early career was spent with companies including Kellogg’s, Ferrero and Merrydown. After building several years of corporate experience with some of the UK’s largest food and drink retailers, Michael established a successful drinks company with two partners. The drinks company traded in 18 international markets, with sales peaking at £38m per annum 8 years after start-up. 


After exiting the drinks company, Michael joined Scottish Development International as Vice President, based in Chicago, USA., overseeing food  & drink. In this role, Michael’s portfolio expanded to oversee tourism and technology. 

Thereafter, Michael returned to Scotland, taking on the role of Head of Inward Investment with HIE, where he oversaw the introduction of a new approach to investment within the region. Most recently, Michael worked at the University of the West of Scotland, supporting and driving the commercial activity within three of the university faculties.


Email: mkoetsier@scottishchambers.org.uk


Charandeep Singh graduated from the University of Strathclyde Business School in 2010. He was subsequently elected as the Vice-President of the University of Strathclyde Students’ Association and was thereafter elected as President. Administering a budget of £1.3m, Charandeep transformed the organisation into a leading voice and extended the organisation’s influence into the political and business sectors.


Charandeep is a communications, marketing and policy adviser with experience in the education and business sector. His passion is to develop and transform membership organisations to become the leading player in their sector. An effective communicator, he has an interest in embedding communications within strategic growth plans, and advises national and international organisations. 


Prior to his appointment at the Scottish Chambers of Commerce, Charandeep worked at the Scottish Council for Development & Industry and with USA-based educational charity, Sikh Research Institute and also managed his own start-up providing services in marketing, social media and PR. 


Charandeep also serves as the General Secretary of award-winning charity – the Glasgow Gurdwara and has previously served as founding Trustee on the National Union of Students’ Charitable Services Board (Scotland) and was recognised in the 30 Under 30 2016 List by industry leading body, PR Week UK. 


Email: csingh@ScottishChambers.org.uk 


Will is a graduate from Edinburgh Napier University, where he studied Communication, Advertising and Public Relations. Prior to starting at Scottish Chambers of Commerce, Will worked with Partick Thistle Community Trust and multiple clients within the fitness industry, providing services in marketing and social media.


Will is a keen user of marketing software and is a self-taught graphic designer and video editor, using Photoshop CS6 and Sony Vegas Pro. 


Email: wpaterson@scottishchambers.org.uk


Rhona worked as Senior Events Executive at ‘Business for Scotland,’ a business networking and policy organisation. Rhona has built several years of experience in events management, social media marketing and content development. In addition, Rhona has previously worked for a land reform charity and served as a Parliamentary Researcher at the Scottish Parliament.


Rhona holds a 2:1 BA (Hons) degree in Business Law from Glasgow Caledonian University and was also a Chicago based Saltire Foundation Scholar through the acclaimed Entrepreneurial Scotland initiative.


Email: rmiddler@scottishchambers.org.uk


Prior to joining SCC, Shane served as Research Manager at The Drum, London, a global media platform and the biggest marketing website in Europe. During his tenure at The Drum, Shane was responsible for leading the research outputs, including commercial contracts and industry benchmarking reports.


In addition to his post at The Drum, Shane has collaborated with research consultancy teams from the University of Strathclyde, public agencies and private sector companies. Shane holds an MRes in Research Methods in Business & Management from the University of Strathclyde. 


Email: staylor@scottishchambers.org.uk


A graduate of Glasgow Caledonian University, Louise has worked within the Chamber Network for over 10 years and has previously held roles at Renfrewshire Chamber of Commerce before moving to SCC. Louise has worked on a number of key projects over the years including the flagship Business Mentoring Programme and organising the much talked-about SCC Annual Dinner event.


Email: lramsay@scottishchambers.org.uk 


Carol Anne Morris has worked within the Chamber Network for over 12 years and is a key individual within the SCC team in developing /delivering the Business Mentoring programme across Scotland, along with other mentoring initiatives. Previously had been in the printing/packaging industry having 15+ years in sales and development roles with a global leader. Her great people skills is essential when bringing businesses and mentors together. In her spare time, Carol Anne enjoys hillwalking. 


Email: cmorris@scottishchambers.org.uk 


Winnie is a graduate from the University of Strathclyde, where she studied Accounting and Finance. Winnie is the Financial Controller and PA to the Chief Executive at the Scottish Chambers of Commerce. Previously, Winnie worked in the banking sector. Winnie is fluent in Cantonese, adding an international dimension to her career portfolio. Winnie was a finalist at the Scottish PA of the Year Awards 2017 and is a student with the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants.  


Email: wchan@scottishchambers.org.uk


Siobhan joined the Scottish Chambers of Commerce in June 2017 as the first Modern Apprentice in Business Administration working towards her Diploma in Digital Applications. Her role supports the  Finance & Accounting team, and she also supports general office & administrative functions. She achieved a Caritas Award during school which helped to her to develop leadership skills and working with a wide range of people within the community. 


Email: Sauld@scottishchambers.org.uk