FORMER Royal Bank of Scotland finance director Nathan Bostock has been put in charge of operations and strategy at Santander UK and appears to be favourite to be its new chief executive.
THE RECENTLY launched North Sea focused exploration and production company Siccar Point Energy has appointed a new non-executive director.
DRILLING and engineering contractor KCA Deutag has appointed a former lawyer at Burness Paull and Dickson Minto as its new general counsel.
ELAND Oil & Gas has recruited a production specialist to its board as the company looks to raise output in Nigeria.
IN this week's SME Focus we hear from an entrepreneur running a fast-growing oil services company exporting technology pioneered in the North Sea to a global market.
Marketing Edinburgh's new man
IOMART has been a Scottish success story in recent years and appears to be getting closer to a £320 million takeover which would ensure significant windfalls for its shareholders.
Blinded by science
OVERALL business in Edinburgh and Scotland continues to benefit from a rich pool of talent.
PAY-DAY lending firm Wonga has appointed Tara Kneafsey as the managing director of its UK business.
ELAND Oil & Gas has chosen an internal candidate to be its new chief executive as part of a management reshuffle.
IN this week's SME Focus we hear from a drinks trade veteran who spotted an opportunity to develop a niche spirits business in Scotland.
LAW firm Pinsent Masons has promoted the head of its Glasgow office to run its global construction practice.
New IT chief for Baker Tilly
After more than ten years running successful technology ventures in Scotland, Gordon Povey says he has learned that the key to success as an entrepreneur lies in "persevering with focus and determination but also with a willingness to learn things".