23 episodes

A series of podcasts about Employee Ownership produced by Co-operative Development Scotland in association with Scottish enterprise and Highland and Islands Scotland.

The podcasts will cover a range of issues around businesses becoming employee owned. We hear from businesses that have become employee owned and from businesses that are in the process of transitioning to employee ownership.

We will also hear from professional advisors who specialise in employee ownership.

These podcasts are intended to be a useful resource for business owners who are considering their succession planning and how they will exit their business.

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A series of podcasts about Employee Ownership produced by Co-operative Development Scotland in association with Scottish enterprise and Highland and Islands Scotland.

The podcasts will cover a range of issues around businesses becoming employee owned. We hear from businesses that have become employee owned and from businesses that are in the process of transitioning to employee ownership.

We will also hear from professional advisors who specialise in employee ownership.

These podcasts are intended to be a useful resource for business owners who are considering their succession planning and how they will exit their business.

    The Employee Ownership Podcast

    The Employee Ownership Podcast

    In this first episode, Dennis Overton, founder of Alness-based aquaculture firm Aquascot, provides an introduction to Employee Ownership and industry leadership group Scotland for Employee Ownership.
    He also offers insight into how and why Aquascot  became employee-owned and what the impact has been on the business.

    • 30 min
    Episode 9 - Cameron Interiors - an Employee Ownership Case Study

    Episode 9 - Cameron Interiors - an Employee Ownership Case Study

    In this episode, managing director and former owner Kirsten Robeson from Cameron Interiors, a luxury kitchen design business, explains the decision behind the transition to employee ownership.  Linzi Wilson from Consilium Chartered Accountants who was part of the transition team shares details on the deal itself.  

    • 32 min
    Episode 10 - Guard Archaeology – an Employee Ownership Case Study

    Episode 10 - Guard Archaeology – an Employee Ownership Case Study

    In this episode, director John Atkinson from Guard Archaeology, a Scottish archaeology company, explains the decision behind the transition to employee ownership.  Warren Bailie, one of the employee owners describes what the transition has meant for the employee base and employee ownership specialist Ralph Leishman from 4-consulting who project managed the transition shares details on the deal itself.  

    • 35 min
    Episode 11 - ESPL - an Employee Ownership Case Study

    Episode 11 - ESPL - an Employee Ownership Case Study

    In this episode, former owner Helen Erwood from ESPL Regulatory Consulting, a specialist life science regulatory consultancy, explains the decision behind the transition to employee ownership.  New Managing Director Jason Collins describes what the transition was like from his perspective. Employee ownership specialist Carole Leslie from Ownership Associates who project managed the transition shares details on the deal itself.  

    • 32 min
    Episode 12 - Pacific Building - an Employee Ownership Case Study

    Episode 12 - Pacific Building - an Employee Ownership Case Study

    In this episode, Managing director and former majority shareholder Brian Gallacher from Pacific Building,  a Glasgow construction and fit-out company, explains the decision behind the transition to employee ownership.  Employee representative William Mcphee describes what the transition was like from an employee perspective. Employee ownership specialist Andrew Harrison from Co-ownership Solutions who project managed the transition shares details on the deal itself.  

    • 38 min
    Episode 13 - GS Brown - An Employee Ownership Case Study

    Episode 13 - GS Brown - An Employee Ownership Case Study

    In this episode, Managing director and former owner Des Brown from GS Brown, a Fife engineering firm, explains the decision behind the transition to employee ownership.  Employee ownership specialist Carole Leslie from Ownership Associates who project managed the transition shares details on the deal itself.  

    • 29 min

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