Susan Deighan

Chief Executive, Glasgow Life

Plenary session: Panel Discussion - The Event Industry Advisory Group

Susan became Chief Executive of Glasgow Life in April 2022. Previously as Deputy Chief Executive and Director of City Marketing and External Relations, she held strategic responsibility for Glasgow Life’s Tourism; Museums and Collections; Arts, Music, and Cultural Venues; and Marketing and Communications services. As a senior leader in culture and sport, Susan has a background in outdoor and site-specific theatre performance and events. She brings extensive experience in the management of large and complex public sector organisations as well as operating Glasgow Life as a charity. Susan is a strong advocate for Glasgow's tourism and events sector, and her work supporting the visitor economy has been recognised at a national level. 

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