Mr Duncan Thomson

Mr Duncan Thomson

Duncan Thomson was co-opted to the Governing Council, initially by the Merchant Company Education Board following his appointment as an Assistant to the Masters Court at the Edinburgh Merchant Company and more recently by the Governing Council of George Watson’s College.

He is a member of the finance committee and a Trustee of the George Watson’s Family Foundation. He brings nearly 30 years of experience in investment management to the Council along with significant experience in working with independent boards, risk management, governance and oversight.

Duncan says it is an enormous privilege to be a governor and looks forward to utilising his skills and experience to ensure that the very high expectations of all stakeholders are met now and in the future.