Internal restructuring
United Kingdom
Scotland; South Western Scotland; Glasgow City
Location of affected unit(s)
Public Administration And Defence
Public Administration And Defence; Compulsory Social Security
Public Administration And Defence; Compulsory Social Security
84 - Public administration and defence; compulsory social security

100 jobs
Number of planned job losses
Job loss
Announcement Date
29 June 2006
Employment effect (start)
Foreseen end date


Economic development agency Scottish Enterprise has announced 100 job cuts. The losses were announced as the agency unveiled its strategy for the next three years. It wants to concentrate its efforts on areas where it believes it can make a big difference to Scotland's economy. Commenting on the job losses, Chief Executive Jack Perry said: 'This will mainly be achieved through natural turnover and there will be no redundancy programme in the short-term.'


  • 29 June 2006: BBC News


Eurofound (2006), Scottish Enterprise, Internal restructuring in United Kingdom, factsheet number 63711, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/63711.