Chief Executive, NFU Scotland
NFU Scotland is a membership organisation. The organisation was formed in 1913 and is Scotland’s leading agricultural organisation representing 8,200 farmers, crofters, growers and other supporters the length and breadth of the country. The purpose of NFU Scotland is to promote and protect the interests of our members by influencing government, the supply chain and consumers in order to secure a sustainable future for Scottish agriculture. Scott Walker became Chief Executive of NFU Scotland in August 2011. He was previously Policy Director at NFU Scotland, a position to which he was appointed in 2004. He is a member of the Scottish Agricultural Wages Board representing employers' interests. He is a member of Scotland Food & Drink executive group. He is a member of the National Project Assessment Committee for the Scottish Government Food Processing Marketing and Co-operation Grant Scheme.