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Non-Executive Directors

About the role

Gordon & MacPhail is a family business of great history and heritage, founded in 1895. It’s business is in Single Malt Whisky and its portfolio offers some of the world’s rarest and most sought after Single Malts to discerning whisky drinkers globally. It also owns the award-winning Benromach Distillery and has a second distillery, The Cairn, under construction.

Two Non-Executive Directors are sought to join its Board, which has a mix of family members and non-family leaders.  Bringing constructive challenge, alternative perspectives and using your career experience you can support the team to make the best decisions possible for long-term development.

To complement existing knowledge, skills and experience the business would like to appoint:

  • a Non-Executive to bring strong experience as a CFO, not necessarily industry related, or experience as a Partner in a leading Accounting firm, and:
  • another to bring a background and expertise in international luxury goods from a branding, marketing, or commercial perspective

Both appointees should have impressive business experience in a fast-paced environment, strong strategic thinking skills and demonstrable Board experience. The positions will require an annual commitment of 20 days and will be remunerated at the market rate.


For more information and a detailed conversation please contact Willie Finlayson or Michael Dickson on:

Or alternatively, you can contact our Edinburgh office by phone on +44 131 539 7087.