Elected: 2019
Discipline: Private Sector Leadership
Dr Lena Cooper Wilson CBE FRSE

Non-Executive Director, The Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc.

Dr Lena Wilson has worked in over 50 countries on economic development and business, including as senior advisor to the World Bank and CEO of Scottish Enterprise. Her current portfolio includes directorships at RBS, Intertek, Scottish Power Renewables and a Visiting Professorship at the University of Strathclyde. She is a Board Member for MCR pathways and was a trustee on non-profit boards including the Princes Trust. She chaired Scotland’s Energy Jobs Taskforce and served on Scotland’s Financial Services Advisory Board. Lena was awarded a CBE in 2015 and holds Honorary degrees from all three universities in Glasgow. She is passionate about economic growth, entrepreneurship, leadership and the arts.