Torquil joined the team as Development Manager – Events Industry in late 2016. Torquil has more than 20 years’ experience with the events industry across a range of roles, including funding, promotion, management and production. Most recently Torquil spent six years as Chief Operating Officer of the Governing Body for shinty. Previously Torquil worked with EventScotland on Homecoming Scotland 2009 and Highland Council on the Year of Highland Culture 2007. Torquil has also worked as Sponsorship Manager for both Bank of Scotland and sportscotland, plus freelance for the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, Edinburgh International Festival and Edinburgh’s Hogmanay.