Martyn Evans

Martyn Evans

Martyn joined the SPA Board on 1 August 2018.

Martyn Evans BA (hons) MA (econ) FRSA has accepted an invitation in April 2019  to become the Executive Chair of the Alex Ferry Foundation, a new grant making philanthropic charity which aims to improve the lives of people who work or have worked in the UK shipbuilding, engineering and related manufacturing industries, as well as their families and dependants.
Martyn was previously Chief Executive of the Carnegie UK Trust for 10 years having been appointed in November 2009. The Trust is an independent endowed Foundation.

He was Director of the Scottish Consumer Council (SCC) from 1998 to 2009. Martyn was a visiting Professor of Law at the University of Strathclyde from 1995-2001.  

Prior to taking up his post with SCC he was Chief Executive Officer of Citizens Advice Scotland for five years and Director of Shelter (Scottish Campaign for Homeless People) from 1987 to 1992.

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