Articles by Patrick James













8,000-seat indoor arena planned for Edinburgh

Entertainment, leisure and sports venue consultancy Lothian Leisure Development Ltd (LLD) on Monday announced a partnership with Birmingham-based NEC Group to deliver a new privately-funded…


Lena Wilson appointed chair at Chiene + Tait

Lena Wilson, one of Scotland’s most experienced business leaders, has been appointed as the new chair at Edinburgh-based accountancy firm Chiene + Tait. Wilson spent…









Cairn Energy exits Norway with $100m sale

Edinburgh-based oil and gas company Cairn Energy said on Wednesday it agreed to dispose of Capricorn Norge AS, its subsidiary in Norway. “With effect from…




Carlyle Group’s EnerMech appoints new CEO

Aberdeen-based mechanical and electrical services company EnerMech announced on Monday the appointment of industry heavyweight Christian Brown as its new chief executive officer, effective January…



















Martin Gilbert confirmed as chairman at Revolut

Digital bank account provider Revolut has confirmed long-standing speculation by announcing it has appointed former Standard Life Aberdeen co-chief executive Martin Gilbert as its chairman….