Lorna Jack

Lorna has been Chief Executive at the Law Society of Scotland since January 2009. Since joining she has led the Society’s staff team in delivering a program of modernisation, which has included improvements in the Society’s transparency, governance arrangements, outreach to members and stakeholders and efficiencies in business processes. That program continues.

Prior to joining the Law Society, Lorna was based in the United States, as President Americas for Scottish Development International, the Scottish Government’s trade and investment arm. In that five year role, she was responsible for inward investment to Scotland from North and South America, liaison with the Global Scot network, and the promotion of Scotland in North America.

Previously, Lorna was Chief Executive of Scottish Enterprise Forth Valley, one of 12 local enterprise companies covering Scotland. She is a Chartered Accountant by profession, and a graduate of Aberdeen University.