In Conversation with Scott Wightman
The UK’s Role in Asia – From Seoul to Singapore
We are delighted to welcome Scott Wightman, British High Commissioner to Singapore, to Edinburgh on the 22nd of May. He will be presenting ‘The UK’s Role in Asia – From Seoul to Singapore’ at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel.
Scott arrived at the British High Commission, Singapore in May 2015 as British High Commissioner.
He began his career in the Diplomatic Service in 1983 and has worked in the British Embassies in Beijing, Paris, Rome and, most recently, in the Republic of Korea, where he was the UK ambassador. Scott’s ties with Asia continued during his tenure as Director for the Asia Pacific region in the FCO from 2008 to 2010.
12:00 – 12:30 : Buffet Lunch & Networking
12:30 – 13:30 : In Conversation with Scott Wightman