Andrew Dunlop

Current Role/Job: Board Member
Year appointed to Board: 2018

As a former UK Minister for Scotland and for Northern Ireland and founder of a highly successful strategic communications and public affairs consultancy Andrew Dunlop will provide an invaluable insight to and knowledge of business strategy, public policy and communications. Since stepping down from Government duties in 2017 he has continued to pursue a strong interest in Scotland’s prosperity and well-being as a board member of the Scottish Council for Development & Industry, a member of the Advisory Board of the Scottish Policy Foundation as well as Chair of the Scottish Business Taskforce and the Scottish Future Growth Council.

A keen, active open water swimmer, Dunlop’s long-standing interest in swimming has seen him as Chair of Atlantis Horsham Swimming Club where he was instrumental in developing the club through negotiating for additional pool time, securing sponsorship and growing its membership. This role led him to serve on both the Sussex County and South East Region Amateur Swimming Association Management Committees.