Laura is the Founder and Managing Director of Corporate Connections International, a strategic growth consultancy, and a Chair with Vistage International (UK) Ltd, the world’s leading private advisory group network for CEO’s. A former corporate lawyer, wth a background in psychology, she is a fully qualified Executive Coach and Mentor and is passionate about lifelong learning and development.
Having worked for many years in business, in law and in the public sector as Director of the Scottish Government backed Glasgow: Edinburgh Collaboration Initiative, Laura has a broad base of expertise and knowledge across sectors and industries and a strong commitment to Glasgow and Scotland. She is Chair of the Institute of Directors in Glasgow and the West of Scotland, and a member of the IoD Scotland Committee, is a Director of the Scottish North American Business Council and until recently sat on the Council of CBI Scotland.
Outside business, Laura enjoys running and yoga. She is married to Jonathan, a Glasgow-based GP and has two grown up sons, Adam and Greg who live and work in London.
Laura is a member of the Audit Committee and the Court Governance & Nominations Committee.