Board of Directors

ELI board meetings are held approximately every 2 months. At the meetings, the directors will discuss your application and make a decision on awarding the loan.

The board of directors comprises of two East Lothian Councillors and three experienced private sector business people who have all signed confidentiality agreements.

Chair
Eric Murray
Former Managing Director of Mitsubishi UK Ltd

Rodney Shearer
Managing Director of Alba Trees plc, one of the largest suppliers of trees to UK Forestry

Joe Harper
Managing Director of Dods of Haddington Ltd

Council Leader Willie Innes

Provost Councillor John McMillan