Pictured: Professor Craig Mahoney (Principal & Vice Chancellor of UWS,) Right Honourable Dame Elish Angiolini (Chancellor), Liz Cameron OBE and Dr Waiyin Hatton (Chair of Court).
Liz is a personal champion of leaning-in and personally mentors aspiring women in business and young people. Liz also serves as the Chair of WEVOLUTION, a global charity promoting entrepreneurship as a route to improve life chances, and is on the 'Brain Trust' of Tedx Glasgow. Liz has previously served as the Vice Chair of the Scottish National Lottery Fund and was a former member of University of the West of Scotland Court.
Liz, who was awarded an OBE in the Queen’s New Year’s Honours List 2014 for her outstanding services to business, said: "It is a great honour to be recognised by the University of the West of Scotland, particularly as the institution's international outlook and commitment to innovation and research, are firmly aligned with my values in business. I am delighted to have accepted this award and, to all those who I have learned, interacted and worked with, I look forward to continuing our shared contributions in making Scotland a great place for business and giving back to civic Scotland.”
Professor Craig Mahoney, Principal & Vice-Chancellor of University of the West of Scotland, said: “Throughout her career Liz has demonstrated an outstanding and unwavering contribution to Scottish business and enterprise."