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Leadership Session with Audrey Cumberford MBE FRSE, Principal and Chief Executive of Edinburgh College

Leadership Session with Audrey Cumberford MBE FRSE, Principal and Chief Executive of Edinburgh College

@ CMS Saltire Court 20 Castle Terrace EDINBURGH Midlothian EH1 2EN

28th May, 2019 14:00-16:00 Event 45.00
In May we are delighted to welcome Audrey Cumberford MBE FRSE, Principal and Chief Executive of Edinburgh College to our first Leadership Session of 2019.
 
The aim of our Leadership Session is to provide professional development at director level and above to our Partners in Enterprise and Capital City Corporate Members.
 
Each session with be themed with a business relevant subject with time allocated for high level networking. This is an opportunity for knowledge exchange, high level introductions and to create a supportive community.

About Audrey

Having graduated in 1987 with a Bachelor of Education, Audrey moved to Bristol University to take up a two year Graduate Assistant Lecturer post, undertaking research within the field of sports psychology. Following this, she left the higher education sector and moved into private industry before returning to the education sector where she held a number of senior roles. Audrey was appointed to her first principal role in 2010 and in 2012 led the merger of three colleges in the West Region to establish West College Scotland.

Audrey has since taken up post as Principal and Chief Executive of Edinburgh College, Scotland’s largest Regional College, in September 2018.
 
Audrey served two terms on the Scottish Funding Council Board and was appointed a Member of the Government’s Enterprise & Skills Strategic Board which was established in November 2017. She is the Vice Chair of Scotland’s Colleges Principals Group and was recently appointed a Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh. 

This event is open to our Capital City Corporate members and Partners in Enterprise. To book, please email events@edinburghchamber.co.uk or phone 0131 221 2999.
 

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