New chairman for Scottish Land & Estates

Mark Tennant, new SLE chairman

SCOTTISH Land & Estates (SLE), the rural business organisation, has elected Mark Tennant as new chairman.

Mr Tennant, who runs the Innes Estate in Moray with his family, is a former chairman of Scottish Financial Enterprise and former deputy chairman of the Scottish Government’s financial services advisory board.

He said:  “It is with very great pleasure that I take on the role as SLE chairman.

“I will be working on several key issues and top of the list is ensuring Scotland’s rural businesses and communities are provided with all the information and help they need, ensuring they climb out as sure footed as possible from the appalling damage which Covid-19 has done.”

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