Wood Group hires Babcock boss David Lockwood

John Wood Group, the Aberdeen-based global engineering and consulting giant, announced that Babcock International Group CEO David Lockwood will join the firm as a non-executive director…






Crown Estate Scotland reappoints Bidwells

Property consultancy Bidwells announced it has been successful in securing a further tenure as managing agents for Crown Estate Scotland’s coastal portfolio, following a full public procurement exercise….













Màiri McAllan appointed economy secretary

First Minister Humza Yousaf has appointed Màiri McAllan as Cabinet Secretary for Wellbeing Economy, Net Zero and Energy. Setting out portfolio changes to the Scottish…



Alba Bank makes big executive changes

Rod Ashley has announced he will be stepping down as CEO of Glasgow-based Alba Bank after six years. Alba Bank is the UK’s newest challenger bank…









Former SE boss Steve Dunlop to chair Crosswind

Crosswind Developments, the team behind a proposed development that promises 3,000 new homes near Edinburgh Airport, has appointed former Scottish Enterprise CEO Steve Dunlop as…





Beeks shares soar 30% amid contract wins

Shares of Beeks Financial Cloud Group plc, the Glasgow-based cloud computing and connectivity provider for financial markets, rose as much as 30% after it announced new contract…





Parkmead Group awarded three North Sea blocks

Aberdeen-based independent oil and gas firm Parkmead Group announced it has been provisionally awarded three new offshore blocks by the North Sea Transition Authority (NSTA) in…









Glasgow’s Princes Square bought by M Core

M Core, the commercial property and investment collective, said it has acquired the Princes Square retail development in Glasgow city centre. M Core said that Princes…












Edinburgh plans north–south tram extension

Edinburgh Council’s transport and environment committee is to discuss a “recommended” north-south tram line which would extend the existing tram network that links the capital city’s…




FirstGroup acquires York Pullman Bus Company

Aberdeen-based FirstGroup plc announced it has signed an agreement to acquire York Pullman Bus Company Ltd, a business comprising five coach services brands. “York Pullman…