Economic and community development agency, Highlands and Islands Enterprise (HIE)
has appointed a new director of finance and corporate services.
Nick Kenton takes over the key role on 4 July from Forbes Duthie who retired from
the post in April after 15 years.
Originally from Nottingham, Mr Kenton has spent all of his 29-year career to date
working in the health service, including a seven year stint as director of Finance
for NHS Shetland.
He has an honours degree in economics and politics from University College of Wales
in Aberystwyth and qualified as a chartered public finance accountant.
He presently works for NHS Highland. Through his NHS roles he has experience of working
closely with private, public and third sector partners, including several local authorities
and the Scottish Government.