We’re celebrating International Women’s Day with some of our Technology Scotland members! This year, we’re delighted to have teamed up with some of the talented women working in various roles across the enabling technology sector to find out more about why the chose their current role, what they love about their role, and what piece of advice they would give to women looking to work in their sector. Take a look below and get inspired:

Alison McLeod

Senior Programme Manager

Technology Scotland

Alka Swanson

VP of Sales & Marketing

Kelvin Nanotechnology

Anastasia Khatuntseva

Digital Manufacturing Engineer

National Manufacturing Institute Scotland

Anastasia Bombrys

Chief Operating Officer


Angela Flack

Application Scientist

Edinburgh Instruments

Bethany Moran

Product Designer


Dr Carol Marsh OBE

Deputy Head of Electronics Engineering


Carly Pluckrose-Gates

Office Manager


Ellyse McCallum

Digital Marketing Manager


Erin Kennedy

Product Design Engineer

Filament PD

Evgenia Yakushina

Forming Team Leader

Advanced Forming Research Centre

Helen Sandison

Senior Engineer


Ivonne Escorcia

Research Associate

University of Glasgow

 Inga Harris

Automotive Product Program Manager


Jill Miscandlon

Senior Manufacturing Engineer

National Manufacturing Institute Scotland

Karen Perry

Quality Engineer

National Manufacturing Institute Scotland

Kareema Hilton

Manufacturing Engineer

National Manufacturing Institute Scotland

Lauren Percy

Marketing Manager


Leanne Willmott

UI/UX Designer

TTC Group

Louise Elstone

Product Manager

Driver CPC Training

Mary de Villiers

Head of HR

TTC Group

Molly Rudoni

Digital Designer


Natalie Harris

Systems Design Engineer

Thales UK

Nicole McCann

Purchasing Manager


Rachael Turkington

Project Manager – Regulatory Affairs

i4 Product Design Ltd

Dr Rachael Wakefield

Business Development Manager


Rebecca Keenan

Marketing Assistant

Edinburgh Instruments

Samantha Field

Partner Development Manager

TTC Group

Sara Diegoli

Associate Director


Sarah Cook

VP UK Operations

Leonardo Helicopters

Sarah Jardine

Chief Operating Officer

National Manufacturing Institute Scotland

Sarah Milnes

Systems Engineer

Thales UK

Sharon Haynes

Director of Client Services

TTC Group

Dr. Tracey Skivington

Electro-Optics Consultant


Dr Wenjuan Wang

Programme Manager

National Manufacturing Institute Scotland

Wendy Lamin

Managing Director

Holoxica Ltd

Yukti Srivastava

Project & Operations Lead


Zhuo Ma

Senior Embedded Systems Engineer

Synaptec LTD

Zuzana Svabova

Platform Developer