Elish Angiolini

DBE QC

Director

Dame Elish is principal of St Hugh’s College, University of Oxford, a position she has held since September 2012. She has also been the chancellor of the University of the West of Scotland since September 2013 and a visiting professor at Strathclyde University Law School (of which she is an alumna) since September 2011. She was appointed as solicitor general for Scotland on 5 December 2001 and was installed as lord advocate on 12 October 2006. She remained lord advocate following the change in administration at the election in 2007 and stayed in office until May 2011. (Appointed to the Board in 2013)