Appointment of Head of Engagement for Badminton Scotland

Badminton Scotland are pleased to announce the appointment of Nicky Waterson as Head of Engagement.

Nicky is a highly respected leisure professional who has held senior positions in local authority and leisure trusts for many years.

Most recent roles have included Director of Operations at Edinburgh Leisure and Sports Operations Manager at Glasgow Life where he was heavily involved in the organisation and delivery of the BWF World Badminton Championships in 2017. He has a proven track record in developing sport and has had a passion for badminton for many years. A former international swimmer who has also fulfilled volunteer roles in coaching and officiating at both national and international level.

CEO Keith Russell said: “We are delighted to be able to recruit someone of Nicky’s experience and ability. Nicky will be a huge asset to further develop our partnerships locally and nationally as we continue to deliver on our vision “to develop individuals and communities through Badminton”

On behalf of everyone at Badminton Scotland we would like to give Nicky a warm welcome and are looking forward to have him as a key part of the team.