Karyn Watt

Karyn is a partner and Head of Infrastructure at Anderson Strathern

She has over 28 years’ construction industry experience and is accredited by the Law Society of Scotland as a specialist in Construction Law.  She heads up the International Sector of Construction Scotland Industry Leadership Group which plays a crucial role in shaping and delivering Scotland’s economic ambitions.  Karyn is New York bar qualified and is a qualified mediator. 


She is on the Board, Consultative Committee  and in the drafting team  of the Scottish Building Contracts Committee (SBCC) and also acts for the National Specialist Contractors Council (NSCC). She leads major projects on behalf of both local authorities and the private sector, involving complex strategic procurement and project issues.  In recognition of her contribution to the industry, Karyn was awarded an Honorary Fellowship of the RIAS in 2013.