Joanne Hannah FCSI


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Trustee and Chair of Audit Committee

Joanne Hannah was appointed as Director of Resources and Planning of the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (Scotland’s National Plant Biodiversity Institute) in January 2021. Prior to that she was Deputy Chief Executive Officer of the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh, committed to positively influencing healthcare, professional standards and health policy both nationally and internationally. Previously Joanne has worked as a director, executive advisor, head of commercial services and change and organisational development consultant in professional and higher education institutions across the UK, and in senior management roles within the hospitality and leisure sectors in Hong Kong. She is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts, Commerce and Manufactures, Chartered Manager and Fellow of the Chartered Management Institute, and holds an MBA in International Business Management.

Contact details:
  • joanne.hannah@sams.ac.uk