The Team

The Asia Scotland Institute is run by a core team of full-time staff, complemented by a select group of senior advisors, and student ambassadors

Asia Scotland Team

Our small team of professionals are focused on ensuring the careful planning and execution of unique Pan-Asian events with the consideration of Scotland. The team works closely together to identify interesting and relevant speakers from a wide variety of industries and backgrounds to bring you the latest and up to date information.

Roddy Gow

Chairman and Founder
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Douglas Brotherston

Finance Director

Martin Purbrick

Senior Advisor

Liz Blackburn

Regional Coordinator
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Andrew Brotherston

Head of Digital Marketing

Alex Humphreys

Head of Programming & Operations
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Student Ambassadors

We are grateful to have a small team of voluntary student ambassadors spread across Scottish Universities. This team of students assist the Asia Scotland Institute by promoting our events to their networks, course departments and clubs/societies.

Jamie Johnson

University of Edinburgh
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Regional Representatives

A new initiative whereby Regional Representatives act as ambassadors in a particular country, help coordinate approaches and to ensure people know what is going on in that market.

Govinda Finn

Japan Representative
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Li Shelley Yu

Hong Kong Representative
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Become a Student Ambassador

In return for assisting in promoting the events of the Institute, we help put student ambassadors in contact with individuals in our network that may be of benefit to them in their future career.

If you are interested in becoming a student ambassador, visit the page below.