Senior Manager, Scottish Enterprise/Scottish Development International
Scottish Development International is Scotland’s principle Economic Development Agency. Simon Parsons leads the Competitive Place Team. The Team‘s objectives are to maximise Scotland’s international competitiveness through building international relationships and to attract capital investment to make Scotland’s places & business infrastructure globally competitive & sustainable. Simon will provide an overview of Scotland competitive advantage as an investment location and will be pleased to discuss significant investment opportunities with delegates.
Simon is a Chartered Surveyor with over 20 years experience in both the public and private sector and has extensive experience of working to attract Foreign Direct Investment. Simon has served as a Non- Executive Director and undertakes Project Assurance on behalf of the Scottish Government. Simon lives in Glasgow, Scotland.