9-16 Chambers Street
EH1 1HT - Edinburgh
Vice Principal of Business Development and Director of Corporate Services, University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Hugh Edmiston is the Vice Principal of Business Development and Director of Corporate Services and an executive member of the senior team. He is responsible for 12 groups which include finance, property and the commercialisation of research and services. In addition he leads of a number of the University’s strategic projects which include Data Driven Innovation for the City Deal and the development of the life sciences Bioquarter campus.
Hugh has significant change management and merger experience and he holds a number of commercial board and public sector committee positions. Previous roles have included Registrar for the College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine at the University of Edinburgh and Director of Operations for the Roslin Institute and Silsoe Research Institute.