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Our staff

Dedicated to making Scotland the best place in the world to learn, to educate, to research and to innovate

We have a staff of around 120 people. Specialties include financial analysis, strategy and policy development, outcome agreement management and statistics. We also have professional service teams in  HR and ICT.

About Us

You can find out more about the work of each directorate and its staff contact details from the links below.


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Emailing SFC staff

Unless specified, the standard email address format for SFC staff is first

Chief Executive's Office

Contacting the Chief Executive's Office

  • Carol Creamer, Receptionist / Admin, 0131 313 6500.
  • Sarah Bennett, PA to the Chair and Chief Operating Officer, 0131 313 6620.
  • Fiona Gray, PA to Chief Executive, 0131 313 6505.
  • Sinéad Griffin, Business Manager, 0131 313 6670.
  • Lorraine Malins, Interim Deputy Director, People & Transformation.

SFC Directorates

Access, Learning and Outcomes
Access | Learning and Quality | Skills | Outcome Agreement process, regional and institution lead contacts

Finance | Institutional Sustainability and Capital | Environmental Sustainability | Funding & Analysis | Human Resources

Policy, Insight and Analytics
Policy and Analytics | External Affairs | Organisational Governance | Information Systems

Research and Innovation
Research | Innovation | Strategic activities | Environmental Sustainability