The Revd Professor Norman Drummond CBE FRSE

Founder and Chairman,
Columba 1400/Drummond International

From the gangland areas of Glasgow and Edinburgh as a young Minister to the present day as a celebrated international speaker and author, Norman Drummond’s life and work embodies a personal commitment to leadership and to developing talent in others.

Norman is Founder and Chairman of Columba 1400 and of Drummond International. He is also a non-Executive Director of his 5th generation family shipping company J & J Denholm Limited.

A former Headmaster of Loretto and former BBC National Governor, Norman currently Chairs the WW1 Scottish Commemorations Panel and is the Special Representative for Scotland on the UK WWI Centenary Committee.

He is a Chaplain to Her Majesty The Queen in Scotland, a Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh and a Visiting Professor of Leadership in Education at the University of Edinburgh.

In The Queen’s Birthday Honours List of June 2014 Norman was honoured to be appointed a CBE for Public and Voluntary service particularly to Young People.

His latest book Step Back… finding the way forward in life was published in May 2015.

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