Women and Work Strategic Group


The group's remit is to:

  • maintain a strategic overview of our approach to tackling the barriers women face in entering and progressing in the labour market
  • take forward our work to tackle gender stereotyping and occupational segregation
  • implement the recommendations of the 2012 Women's Employment Summit and the Royal Society of Edinburgh's Tapping All Our Talents report


  • Annabelle Ewing - Minister for Youth and Women's Employment (Chair)
  • Professor Alice Brown - Chair, Scottish Funding Council
  • Professor Sara Carter - Hunter Centre for Entrepreneurship
  • Debbie Miller - Royal Bank of Scotland
  • Caroline Stuart - Oracle Scotland
  • Claire Telfer - Save the Children
  • Ann Henderson - STUC
  • Anne Douglas - STUC General Council
  • Bonnie Clarke - Badenoch and Clark
  • Professor Anne Anderson - University of Glasgow
  • Jenny Stanning - Oil and Gas UK
  • Jackie Erdman - NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde

You can find out more about the Strategic Group on Women and Work on the employability website.