Grant Gordon is a philanthropist & social entrepreneur working as a non-executive board member with a portfolio of charities. A common theme across these charities is the development of social capital to foster a society where people have more opportunities.
His philanthropic interests cover a wide range of issues including: rural community regeneration in the Scottish Highlands; helping to alleviate child poverty in London; and developing a greater understanding of the contribution of family business. He also works in his own family business Wm. Grant & Sons' charity group focusing on creating greater opportunities for disadvantaged people in Scotland.
In his earlier career he was most recently co-founder and director general of the Institute for Family Business.
He is married to Brigitte and they have three grown up daughters.