John Maclennan, Innovation Manager

Development expert John Maclennan joined the CSIC team as an Innovation Manager to drive collaborative innovation projects in the Highlands, Islands and North East regions. He brings a wealth of experience of designing and developing business growth programmes, including the recent SCALE Summer School Business Programme, which benefited over 300 Scottish companies. He also brings with him a strong understanding of the funding landscape and economic development opportunities. Prior to joining Scottish Enterprise, where he led a multi-disciplinary team to deliver the Aberdeen Science Parks joint venture, John worked with Highlands and Islands Enterprise as a business development manager supporting companies in Moray.