Laura Worku

Senior Policy Officer – Social Enterprise

Laura has worked for the Scottish Government for ten years, the majority of which was working in the field of Higher Education and Student Support policy. She has, in the last year, moved to work on Social Enterprise policy. She is currently leading for the Scottish Government on the development of Scotland’s ten year national strategy for social enterprise which is being co-produced with Scotland’s social enterprise community.

Laura holds a BSc (Hons) in Geography and a Master’s degree in Urban and Regional Planning. Prior to joining the Scottish Government, Laura worked briefly in Environmental and Planning consultancy and spent some time volunteering and travelling extensively overseas.