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Alastair Sim

Alastair Sim is the director of Universities Scotland, the representative organisation for Scottish higher education institutions. He is responsible for government, political and media relations for Scottish universities.

He has also managed corporate turnaround for the University of Glasgow and has served in diverse senior roles within government, including strategic leadership of the Scottish courts, leadership of a range of programmes to enhance Scotland’s environment, and contribution to the development of the Scottish devolution settlement.

Alastair is passionate about how the role of government can help create a better nation. He leads empowered teams to achieve excellent outcomes and brings a breadth of experience in policy development and advocacy.

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