Co-opted by the Court


Ian Wall

Memberships of professional bodies

  • Fellow of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors
  • Honorary Fellow of the Royal Incorporation of Architects in Scotland
  • Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh

External appointments

  • Visiting Professor, Scott Sutherland School of Architecture
  • Director, Edinburgh International Festival of Science and Technology
  • Chair, Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Education Advisory Committee (STEMAC)
  • Member of the Board of International Centre for Mathematical Sciences
  • Deputy Chair, Scottish Council for Industry and Development
  • Director, Lowther Homes Ltd
  • Director, Scottish Regeneration Forum
  • Board Director, Scottish Poetry Library
  • Trustee, Royal Botanic Gardens Edinburgh
  • Patron, WASPS


  • Bede Grammar School for Boys, Sunderland

Career history

Worked in the property industry, public and private, latterly as CE of The EDI Group

Areas of research

Public realm

Interests and hobbies

Books, architecture, walking