Colin was appointed Group Finance Director of The Moredun Group in June 2000. He is responsible for the group finance function and is a member of the Senior Management Group and Chairman’s Executive Committee.
After graduating with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Accountancy, Colin Burnett subsequently qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1989 and is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland.
Colin is a past member of the Charities Panel of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland, having previously served on its Lothian, Borders and Central Area Committee. He is a Past President of East and Midlothian Chamber of Commerce, a former Council Member of the Scottish Chambers of Commerce and a Past Chairman of the Business Partnership Limited (formerly the Midlothian Enterprise Trust) and has many years’ experience of serving on the boards of, or acting as an advisor to, charities and commercial companies.