Laurie Russell - Biography
Laurie Russell has been Chief Executive of the Wise Group since
2006. The Wise Group is a Glasgow based social enterprise
established in 1983. It supports people on benefits into
sustainable employment, regenerates communities, and delivers
sustainability and criminal justice projects in Scotland and north
Laurie was Chief Executive of Strathclyde European Partnership
Ltd and managed the programmes of European funding for the economic
and social regeneration of western Scotland from 1989 to
2006. He was previously employed by Strathclyde Regional
Council and led a community regeneration initiative in Clydebank in
the early 1980s.
Laurie chaired the board of Social Enterprise Scotland for six
years from 2007 to 2013.
You can contact Laurie here.