<p>Andrew Bain has held full professorships in economics at the universities of Glasgow, Strathclyde and Stirling, was for six years group economic adviser at Midland Bank and has also worked as an economic consultant. Previous public appointments include membership of the committee to review the functioning of financial institutions (the Wilson Committee on the City), the Monopolies and Mergers Commission, the Secretary of State for Scotland&rsquo;s Panel of Economic Consultants and the Board of Scottish Enterprise.</p>

Professor Andrew Bain OBE

Biography:

Andrew Bain has held full professorships in economics at the universities of Glasgow, Strathclyde and Stirling, was for six years group economic adviser at Midland Bank and has also worked as an economic consultant. Previous public appointments include membership of the committee to review the functioning of financial institutions (the Wilson Committee on the City), the Monopolies and Mergers Commission, the Secretary of State for Scotland’s Panel of Economic Consultants and the Board of Scottish Enterprise.