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The leading financial mutual CEO joins the Board of Action for Children Developments Limited

Leading financial mutual fund, Scottish Friendly, has announced the appointment of CEO Stephen McGee as a non-executive director to the Board of Action for Children Developments Limited.

Action for Children Developments handles commercial commerce, real estate transactions and other developments that support Action for Children’s mission.

As one of Scotland’s largest children’s charities and service providers, the third sector group fulfills their mission to create safer and happier childhoods with over 850 staff across around 90 services across 30 local authorities. This includes intervention against criminal exploitation of children, foster care, housing and short holidays.

In his new capacity, McGee will attend and contribute to quarterly meetings to consider and discuss a wide range of commercial matters, including areas of operations, finance and strategy, as well as annual meetings to review and finalize the year-end closing to draw. accounts. He will also be invited to the charity’s annual joint national advisory and co-opted membership meeting.

With significant experience in the financial services industry and an unwavering commitment to helping create a better future for young people, McGee brings a wealth of experience to this role. This is evident in his leadership at Scottish Friendly, where the organization has not only excelled in financial performance, but also made significant progress to enrich the communities they serve.

With a purpose that extends beyond providing financial wellbeing, this appointment reflects Scottish Friendly’s ambition to help build stronger, more resilient communities and harmonize their existing partnership with Action for Children.

Stephen McGee, CEO of Scottish Friendly, commented:

“I am honored to join the Board of Action for Children Developments Limited and assist in the work of the charity, using my experience to support and shape the operational and strategic direction of the charity’s commercial activities to give.

“Creating opportunities and improving the lives and prospects of young people is something I am very passionate about and the work Action for Children does is hugely important in driving impactful change.

“I am already proud of the work we do at Scottish Friendly to serve our communities and this role is just an extension to further support this ambition.”

Fiona Steel, national director for Scotland at Action for Children, said:

“It is a privilege to welcome Stephen to a role on the board of Action for Children Development Limited. His leadership experience and insight into the financial landscape during a turbulent time for many industries will be invaluable to the team.

“Ensuring that Action for Children continues to provide safe, healthy and happy childhoods for more children is our mission and it’s great that Stephen is once again supporting this ambition.”