Business Insider and CMS Deals & Dealmakers Business Breakfast

3rd March 2020, Mercure Ardoe House Hotel & Spa, Aberdeen

Aberdeen and the North-East remain as key locations for the deals market in both Scotland and the UK.

Once again Scottish Business Insider and CMS are hosting a business breakfast focusing on the climate for deal making in the North-East of Scotland on March 3rd.

The event, now in its seventh year, welcomes over 250 business professionals from across the country to the Mercure Ardoe House Hotel for an informative morning with ample networking opportunities throughout.

The annual event takes the temperature of the transactions market providing insight and notable views from members of the dealmaking community in the North-East of Scotland, the central belt and much further afield.

The event is sure to attract the interests of deals professionals working both within the area and well beyond it.


Rona Dougall

Journalist / TV presenter
Rona Dougall - Host

Rona Dougall is an accomplished journalist and experienced television presenter based in Edinburgh. She began her career in the Radio Forth newsroom, before becoming Scotland Correspondent for Sky News. During her 16 years there she covered many headline stories, including the Dunblane massacre, the trial of the Lockerbie bomber at Camp Zeist in the Netherlands, the death of Princess Diana from Balmoral, the opening of the Scottish parliament and several Scottish elections.

Rona was also part of the British BAFTA award winning team which covered the terrorist attack at Glasgow airport. She has been the presenter of Scottish Television’s flagship politics and current affairs programme “Scotland Tonight” since it began in 2011. Rona chairs discussions with guests in the studio, as well as interviewing big names from the worlds of politics and showbusiness – from Donald Trump to Ricky Gervais.

She is also a guest presenter on BBC Radio Scotland


7.15 Breakfast reception, registration & networking

7.45 Welcome

8.00 Guest speaker

8.25 Panel discussion

8.45 Q&A

9.00 Closing remarks

9.15 Tea/coffee & Networking

*Please note timings are given as an indication and may vary at the event.

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To book tickets or discuss sponsorship opportunities please contact Aileen Turnbull on:
0141 309 4909

More Info

For more information regarding the event please contact Laura Dunlop on:
0141 309 1491