Independent Chair - Caithness and North Sutherland Regeneration Partnership

Simon Middlemas OBE, appointed Chair of CNSRP.

Simon previously served as Naval Superintendent at Vulcan Naval Reactor Test Establishment, before joining Dounreay in 2004, where he became Managing Director from 2006 to 2012.  He lives in Scrabster and is also the President of the Thurso branch of the Royal British Legion.  He has been a long-time supporter of CNSRP and the organisation’s objectives.

Simon stated,  “I’m very honoured to take over the position of Independent Chair of the Caithness and North Sutherland Regeneration Partnership from Ian Ross at a time where there is so much opportunity for our region, despite the many economic challenges we are all facing now.

“Over the next few months, we will be consulting widely to make sure the partnership is set up to take full advantage of these exciting opportunities locally.”