Group Document Categories: Committee Meeting 2017 January


Improving board effectiveness and quality through Diversity of Thought. Changing the Chemistry was established in 2011, proudly emerging from a women’s event ‘Inspiring Women Leaders – Dare We?’ to influence organisational governance and to enable boards to function better through the introduction of broader diversity.  At the start of our inception we recognised and celebrated myriad other ... »

Changing the Chemistry - effectiveness

Board of Trustees

Neil Stevenson – Chair of Board of Trustees  Neil is the Chief Executive of the Scottish Legal Complaints Commission.  His previous background combines significant experience of regulation and complaints, and of the Scottish legal services market.  Neil currently sits on the Council of the Advertising Standards Authority, involved in both the governance of the organisation and in adjudicatio... »


Changing the Chemistry has a unique approach in that we share the responsibility to help each other, volunteering our time and skills in a peer-to-peer support network. We discuss and share insights into current boardroom issues across private, public and voluntary sectors, drawing on internal and external advice and speakers. As part of this commitment members and alumni give their time to a vari... »