Catherine is on the Corporate and Audit Committees

Catherine joined Scottish Canals as CEO in June 2018. She has worked in a variety of sectors, from financial services and manufacturing to retail and is a respected and competent leader with a wide range of relevant commercial and public sector experience.

Catherine has extensive experience of working in public and third sectors, having worked as the Director of Corporate Services in Scotland’s Prisons, working closely with third parties and communities. She joined at an important time in Scottish Canals' journey as they become one of the nation's leading tourism and regeneration organisations, delivering diverse public value to the people of Scotland.
Her work has focused on supporting a wide range of people and sectors in Scotland to achieve equality of access to education, housing, training and employment opportunities.