Jayne Scott has a deep knowledge of public sector finance, governance and risk management.
Jayne is a chartered accountant by profession and outside of her role at Registers of Scotland, she holds a number of public appointments including Board Member and Audit and Risk Committee Chair from the NHS Counter Fraud Authority and Board Member and Audit Committee Chair for the Coal Authority.
She has a particular interest in consumer issues and is a member of the Consumer Challenge Board for Heathrow Airport's next price review. Jayne is also a member of Energy North West Limited's (electricity distribution) Consumer Engagement Group and Chairs the Stakeholder Advisory Panel for SGN (gas distribution). She is also Deputy Chairman of The Private Healthcare Information Network and Audit Committee Member of the Scotland Office and Office of the Advocate General.
Jayne also has her own management consultancy firm which she runs with her husband, The Scott Ross Partnership, which works on projects mostly in the health and education sectors. She was awarded the Finance Director of the Year title for the Public Sector in Scotland in 1998 which led to her taking on non-executive directorships.