Elected: 2024
Discipline: Professional, Educational and Public Sector Leadership
Ms Gillian Docherty
Chief Commercial Officer, University of Strathclyde
Gillian Docherty OBE has worked across a range of organisations in Scotland and the UK including 22 years in leadership positions with IBM, 7 years at The Data Lab as inaugural CEO and joined University of Strathclyde as Chief Commercial Officer. Gillian is responsible for many commercial and operational aspects of the Universities activities from student recruitment to alumni management, research and knowledge exchange to Innovation and Industry Engagement.
In addition to Gillian’s contribution in the above roles, she has also participated in a range of board positions, advisory groups in both private and public sector.