Dr Marie Macklin CBE

“An Inspirational Leader, Businesswoman and Speaker.”

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Dr Marie Macklin CBE

“An Inspirational Leader, Businesswoman and Speaker.”

Read Marie's Story

Dr Marie Macklin CBE, “An Inspirational Leader, Businesswoman and Speaker.”

Dr Marie Macklin CBE is one of the most inspirational business leaders you will meet. Her story is one of the energy, enterprise and tenacity needed to get to the top in the hard hat world of property development and construction and in the sophisticated world of finance and investment.

After buying and transforming her father’s property development company she set off on the journey of business and community innovation and transformation that she is so passionate about. For Marie, investment and regeneration are shaped by sustainability and social capital, putting people and place ahead of product. Marie has exceptional experience of working collaboratively at the highest levels within national and local governments, with leaders of local, national and international businesses and with influential organisations seeking to improve society. She is well-informed with established, trusted networks with leaders, decision-makers and influencers in all walks of life.

She has energy, insight and guts, is straight talking – and has a heart of gold.

Hundreds of budding young and ambitious entrepreneurs have benefited from Marie’s generosity with both her time, investment, and knowledge. She is a fervent supporter of “Brand U.K.” and its position on the global economic stage. She takes every opportunity to promote and sell the place of her birth – Kilmarnock, Ayrshire, and Scotland.

When Marie speaks about business, business listens.

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Businesswoman

Well respected and decorated with multiple accolades in recognition of her dedication and business achievements, Marie continues to be pro-active within the business eco- system.

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Motivational Speaker

With a plethora of public speaking engagements, Marie is one of Scotland’s most successful and engaging businesswomen. Marie engages audiences throughout the U.K.

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Investor

As an investor in people and business, Marie is always looking for opportunities to not only financially invest in emerging companies – sharing insights to help on their journey.

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