Our Chair & Board of Trustees
ENABLE Scotland has an elected Board of Trustees. They are responsible for the charity’s governance and strategy, and for making sure that the charity is administered effectively.
Bob Cowie – Chair & Trustee
Until 2013 Bob was the Chief Engineer for Openreach, one of the five BT Group Lines of Business. In this role he was responsible for the strategy and design of the access network that connects homes and businesses in the UK, which involved setting the vision and strategy, defining the planning policies, making the business case and bringing forward innovative solutions.
Bob became a Trustee of ENABLE Scotland in 2011 and the Chair of the Board of Trustees in 2015. At Openreach he was Chair of the Diversity Forum and the Disability and Inclusion Champion.
In 2020, Bob represented the ENABLE Scotland at Police Scotland’s Independent Regional Ethics Advisory Panel. Bob welcomed the opportunity to input into this critical process on behalf of ENABLE Scotland, the people we support and our members.