Lifetime Achievement Award for NESCol Principal

Principal & Chief Executive of North East Scotland College, Rob Wallen, was honoured with a lifetime achievement award at this year's Northern Star Business Awards for his outstanding contribution to the region.

The Awards Ceremony took place on Thursday, 22 September at the Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre. Organised by Aberdeen & Grampian Chamber of Commerce and now in their thirteenth year, the Northern Star Business Awards recognise companies in the North-east for their exceptional accomplishments across a range of fields from energy to innovation, people development to customer service.

Rob's award acknowledged his 25 years with North East Scotland College, and specific reference was made to the College's economic impact in the North East - £406.4million per annum, delivered from the £33.1million per annum invested by the government.