Board member

Neil Mapes

Neil Mapes

Neil has a strong background in research, charity governance, leadership, social enterprise and income generation whilst pivoting organisations in response to a crisis.


Neil led Nairn's environmental charity Green Hive through four years of growth and before this, he was the Founder and CEO of Dementia Adventure for ten years. Neil also served a four-year term as a trustee on the board of the Postcode Innovation Trust.

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  • Audit and Risk Assurance Committee

Register of interests

Information on the exact nature of the requirement under each category can be found in the Code of Conduct for Board Members of the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service.


  • Self-employed - Neil Mapes, Consultant
  • Self-employed - Online publications
  • Self-employed - Open Water Swim Coach

Related Undertakings

  • None


  • None

Houses, Land and Buildings

  • None

Shares and Securities

  • None

Non-Financial Interests

  • Honorary research fellow at the University of Worcester
  • Founder and volunteer at Dementia Adventure
  • Volunteer and previous Chief Operations Officer, Nairn River Enterprise
  • Clore Social Fellow, Clore Social Leadership Programme

Other Interests

  • None