Deputy Chair

Fiona Thorburn

Head and shoulders image of Board member Fiona Thorburn smiling in front of a grey SFRS crest

Fiona Thorburn

Her career spanned roles in publishing, utilities and financial services.


She has successfully led significant change management functions, played a key strategic leadership role in the delivery of major change programmes and has an MBA from Strathclyde Business School.

She is currently running her own business designing, making and restoring furniture.

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  • Change Committee (Chair)
  • Remunerations, Appointments and Nominations Sub-Committee (Chair)
  • People Committee
  • Integrated Governance Forum

Register of interests

Information on the exact nature of the requirement under each category can be found in the Code of Conduct for Board Members of the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service.


  • Self employed - Wood by Steel, Furniture Design

Related Undertakings

  • None


  • None

Houses, Land and Buildings

  • None

Shares and Securities

  • None

Non-Financial Interests

  • None

Other Interests

  • None