Janet Egdell

Operations director and accountable officer

J EgdellOriginally from Yorkshire, Janet has a BSc Hons and a PhD in agricultural economics.

Janet has worked in Scottish government since 1999, apart from a year at HM Treasury. Her responsibilities have included: strategy and policy at Transport Scotland, fuel poverty team leader, programme co-ordination for the fire reform unit, and most recently as head of the infrastructure investment unit in the Scottish government finance directorate.