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The SaltireFoundation exists exclusively to promote excellence in Scottish business by investing in a new generation of up-and-coming entrepreneurs, giving them unparalleled opportunities to develop their skills.

We invest in highly talented individuals to assure the continuing success and prosperity of Scottish trade and industry.

Browse through our press releases to find out more about our organisation and the work we do to secure Scotland’s place as a significant player in international commerce.

2013 Fellow Nicola Killean in Sistema Scotland TV Debut
Date: 15 Apr 2014
"The Big Trip" will be broadcast on BBC1 Scotland on Monday 21st April at 8.30pm
Saltire Fellowship Round 3 Application Deadline: 19th May
Date: 11 Apr 2014
Could you be part of the 2014-15 Fellowship cohort?
The 2013-14 Fellows Graduate
Date: 09 Apr 2014
On Saturday (4th April) the 2013-14 cohort of Fellows graduated in Glasgow. The day marked a celebration for the Fellows and their friends and families who joined them for the special occasion.
Professor Les Charm on Leadership and High-Growth Organisations
Date: 04 Apr 2014
On Wednesday evening (2nd April) Professor Les Charm spoke about leadership and high-growth organisations at the Saltire Foundation’s latest masterclass.
Saltire Fellows in the Silicon Valley
Date: 02 Apr 2014
Ties between Scotland and Silicon Valley, the epicentre for world entrepreneurship, are about to get even stronger. The Saltire Foundation is adding a weeklong learning journey to Silicon Valley as part of its Saltire Fellowship programme.
The Saltire Foundation is Recruiting an Operations Director
Date: 31 Mar 2014
The Saltire Foundation is seeking an Operations Director to join its small team.
Saltire Foundation Chairman Wins Prestigious IoD Award
Date: 28 Mar 2014
Peter Lederer wins Non-Executive Director of the Year at the IoD Scotland Awards.
Second Fellowship Assessment Centre Held in Hunt for the 2014-15 Cohort
Date: 27 Mar 2014
The Saltire Foundation held their second assessment centre in the hunt for the next cohort of Saltire Fellows.
The 2014 Saltire Scholar Cohort is Growing Bigger Everyday
Date: 19 Mar 2014
Over 50 students have now been confirmed as part of the 2014 Saltire Scholar cohort.
David Gallagher, 2013-14 Fellow, helps TC BioPharm raise over £1m
Date: 19 Mar 2014
2013-14 Fellow, David Gallagher, is currently undertaking his Scottish host company project with TC BioPharm an emerging cancer immunotherapy company developing autologous cell based treatments.
2013-14 Saltire Fellow Away Day
Date: 11 Mar 2014
Last Saturday (8th March) the Saltire Foundation held an away day so the cohort could come together and reflect on how they had built upon their Babson learning while undertaking projects with their Scottish host companies.
Saltire Fellowship Application Deadline 17th March
Date: 28 Feb 2014
Do you have what it takes to be part of the next Fellowship cohort?
Saltire Fellowship US Consulate Event
Date: 27 Feb 2014
On Tuesday night (25th February) the US Consulate General of Edinburgh hosted the Saltire Foundation to celebrate the Saltire Fellows, bringing together leaders and future leaders from the public, private and third sectors.
Peter Lederer Nominated for Prestigious IoD Award
Date: 14 Feb 2014
Saltire Foundation Chairman, Peter Lederer, has been nominated for a prestigious Institute of Directors Scotland Award in their Non-Executive Director category.
First Fellowship Assessment Centre Held in Hunt for the 2014-15 Cohort
Date: 27 Jan 2014
The Saltire Foundation hosted their first assessment centre in regards to the recruitment of the 2014-15 cohort of Fellows last week (21st January).
The Saltire Foundation Helps to Take the Fear Out of Public Speaking
Date: 24 Jan 2014
Last night (23rd of January) the Saltire Foundation hosted their first workshop of 2014 with the aim of helping to take the fear out of public speaking.
Two Saltire Fellows Recognised by Innova Partnerships
Date: 14 Jan 2014
Innova Partnerships was founded in 2006 to provide investment, key executives and expert consulting services to UK based Life Science companies.
Saltire Foundation Announces Third Annual Golf Day
Date: 13 Jan 2014
In line with last year the Golf Day will be held at the stunning 5-star world-renowned resort of Gleneagles and in honour of the forthcoming Gleneagles Ryder Cup, the Saltire Foundation Golf Day will take on a Ryder Cup format.
2012-13 Fellow Lynne Cox Celebrates Tog Successes
Date: 13 Jan 2014
Lynne Cox is Director and Co-Founder of Tog, she shares the organisation's recent successes.
2013-14 Fellows Begin their Scottish Placements
Date: 08 Jan 2014
At the beginning of the week (6th of January) our 2013-14 cohort of Fellows began their Scottish placements.
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