Two women who climbed the ranks to sit at the very pinnacle of their chosen careers have been made OBEs.
A leading north-east businesswoman said she turned to soup making to help pull her firm together through the downturn.
A group of Aberdeen students trying to persuade more young women in Europe’s oil and gas capital to develop an interest in science and technology has won a coveted award in recognition of its efforts.
Aberdeen entrepreneur Jeanette Forbes has backed a new Aberdeen University group trying to encourage more young women to develop an interest in science and technology.
Aberdeen businesswoman Jeanette Forbes is to be one of the featured speakers at the Gulf Intelligence Women in Energy Summit, which takes place today in Doha, Qatar. Ms Forbes, chief executive of PCL Group, was invited to take part in the summit to address delegates on “Technology: Clearing the path for women to work in technical field?”