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Wednesday

31 Jan 2024

How can more businesses profit through Purpose?


Scottish Parliament

Invite Only

This event is your chance to engage with businesses, MSPs, Commissioners and civic organisations on how business purpose can drive economic recovery and transformation.

This event will take place in person and will not be live streamed or recorded.

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Sponsored by Ivan McKee MSP, this event will discuss progress since the Business Purpose Commission for Scotland’s report, ‘Now is the time for purpose’ , and the Scottish Government’s response , including the commitment in the recent New Deal for Business to agree priority actions to build on the Commission’s recommendations.

This event is your chance to engage with businesses, MSPs, Commissioners and civic organisations on how business purpose can drive economic recovery and transformation.

Our speaker lineup is as follows:

  • Amanda Young, Chief Sustainability Officer, Investments business, abrdn
  • Clare Campbell, Tartan Rebel Designer and Founder, Prickly Thistle Scotland
  • Robert Thorburn, Partnership Director for Scotland, Openreach
  • Richard Lochhead MSP, Minister for Small Business, Innovation, Tourism and Trade

Join us to explore how Scotland can nurture businesses of all sizes and in every place which profit from solving the problems of people and planet at local and international levels.

Please contact Gareth to request a place on the waiting list for this event.