Alan joined Glasgow Chamber of Commerce in 2005. His role as Head of Events involves the planning, marketing and delivery of the wide and varied events the Chamber offers. Highlights include the development and delivery of Inspiring City Awards, How To ... Workshops, Glasgow Talks, Think Digtal Scotland and CROWD.
Educated at University of Stirling, he studied initially for his BA (Hons) in Marketing and Politics (2001) before moving on to study for an MSc in Entrepreneurial Studies and Business Growth (2003). Afterwards, Alan worked with the Methodist Church in London, before joining Marks and Spencer as a graduate. In 2005 the opportunity came to join Glasgow Chamber of Commerce.
Alan lives in Balloch, Loch Lomond and his other interests include walking (with his dog Abby at his side), all things Disney related, going to the cinema and drinking real ales.
Enjoys reading about and understanding (attempting to) world politics and campaigns as actively as possible against the death penalty.
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Senior Steward and Trustee of Alexandria Methodist Church