David J Birrell MA CA
David Birrell is Chief Executive of Edinburgh Chamber of Commerce and a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland.
He has over 25 years’ experience at Strategic and Executive level, working at Unilever plc while adding to his remit in Strategic and Business Planning, Financial Management, Brand and Customer Development. His career with Unilever plc took him all over the world, until he returned to Scotland in 2007 to take up a Strategic Directorship role with the McCurrach Group, managing leading global brands in Grocery Retail.
David was appointed to the role of Chief Executive of Edinburgh Chamber of Commerce in January 2012.