speaker profile

Peter Guthrie, Head Project Manager

Pete Is Head of Space at Highlands and Islands Enterprise, who are the Scottish Government’s Community and Economic Development Agency for the North and West of Scotland.

Pete has 20 years’ experience delivering complex and varied projects. These include providing broadband to the most remote communities in Scotland, totally redeveloping the largest arts centre in Scotland, creating a multi-award winning museum for the Highlanders’ Regiment, and since 2018 leading on the development of Spaceport Sutherland. Now that the Spaceport is being taken forward by Highland based Orbex, Pete now leads on HIE’s support to the Space Sector as a whole at what is a very exciting time for the Region.