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Melfort Campbell

Occupation:
Company Director

Nationality:
British

Melfort Campbell
Melfort Campbell

Melfort Campbell established his own business in 1985 and has since established a group of specialised engineering businesses serving the marine, defence, energy and utility industries worldwide. Over a period of more than 25 years Imes Group member companies have supplied, and continue to supply, customers worldwide applying innovative engineering products and techniques in a wide range of applications and industries.

In addition, Melfort served as Chairman of the CBI in Scotland and as Chairman of the Robert Gordon University Board of Governors and has been involved in European and UK programmes for the development of enterprise, innovation, economic development and business and education links.

Now, non executive in his own businesses Melfort sits on a number of boards with a particular focus on the Oil and Gas industry, Co-Chairing the Scottish Enterprise Oil and Gas Advisory Board, as well as being Co-Chair of Innovation Scotland, a GlobalScot and on the Oil and Gas UK Contractors Council.

Melfort also has charitable interests as Chairman of the Atlantic Salmon Trust and a board member of Dreamstore, and personal interest in running the family farm outside Aberdeen.

Membership dates

  • From: 1 January 2013
  • To: 31 December 2015
  • Re-appointment: 1 January 2016
  • End of term: 31 December 2018

Register of interests

Remunerated posts held

  • Water Weights Ltd - Chairman
  • Strathclyde University - Visiting Professor

Other directorships

  • Director of Board of Oil and Gas Technology Centre (OGTC)
  • Destini MSS Board Director
  • Buffalo Energy Board Director
  • Board Member of the National Sub Sea Research Initiative (NSRI)
  • Water Weights Europe bv
  • Imes Inc
  • Dreamstore (registered charity)
  • RGU Foundation (registered charity)

Contracts with Scottish Enterprise

Homes, land and buildings
If significant to, of reference to, or bear upon the work or operation of Scottish Enterprise

  • None

Shares and securities
If significant to, of reference to, or bear upon the work or operation of Scottish Enterprise

  • Water Weights Ltd
  • Imes Group Holdings
  • Altries Services Ltd

Non-financial interests
If significant to, of reference to, or bear upon the work or operation of Scottish Enterprise

  • Scottish Government Energy Advisory Board
  • SE Oil & Gas Industry Leadership Group
  • School for CEO's Advisory Board
  • International Centre for Oil and Environment Advisory Council (ICOE)
  • Member of the Oil and Gas Authority MER UK Form
  • ONE Oil & Gas Board - Advisory
  • Technology Leadership Board (TLB)
  • OGA Supply Chain & Exports Task Force
  • Chair of the Oil and Gas Sector deal Task force
  • Honorary Colonel, Scottish & Northern Irish Yeomanry (SNIY)

Gifts and hospitality received
If significant to, of reference to, or bear upon the work or operation of Scottish Enterprise

  • None

Last updated April 2018