Kevin Quinlan

Kevin Quinlan


Kevin Quinlan is the Director for Environment and Forestry.


The Director for Environment and Forestry leads on policy on climate change mitigation and adaption, protecting Scotland’s environment to enhance biodiversity and well-being for citizens.


Kevin was previously the SG Director of International Trade and Investment, leading work on export, investment flows and food and drink. Before that, he worked for the UK Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Department delivering economic development advisory programmes in emerging markets. He began his career as with PricewaterhouseCoopers and later worked for Oxfam GB, as well as in consulting. Kevin is a fellow of Chartered Accountants Ireland and holds an MBA from Warwick University.

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