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Nora Senior


Nora joined Council in December 2016 and became its Vice-Chair in January 2019.  She is Executive Chair UK Regions/Ireland of global corporate communications consultancy, Weber Shandwick.  She is part of the EMEA senior leadership team of the international agency, which has over 3,000 employees in 126 offices in 81 countries.  Her remit involves the management of multi-market accounts, advising both FTSE100 organisations as well as start-up companies, building brands and market share via UK, North America, Middle East and Pan-Asia.  She is Head of the company's EMEA Energy practice.

A former Businesswoman of the Year, Nora is the immediate past President of British Chambers of Commerce, having stepped down from the elected office in July 2016 on completion of a three year term.  She is still currently Chair of the Scottish Chambers of Commerce and a Board Member of the International Chambers of Commerce.

A recipient of the First Woman of UK Media Award, she was previously Managing Director of Saatchi & Saatchi (North).  She is Regional Adviser to London Stock Exchange and a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Public Relations.

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