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Michael James Donaldson

Trustee

April 18 MJDMike is the Commercial Director for MGM Timber (Scotland) Ltd. He started working for the JDS Group in 2003 and is the 6th generation to work for the business.Mike graduated from the Robert Gordon University with a BA (Hons) in Business Studies in 2002. He also studied at the Napier University from 2005 - 2007 and was the first person to qualify with their new MSc in Timber Industry Management.

Starting his career on the ‘shop floor’ for Donaldson Timber Engineering Ltd in Cramlington he has now worked with 3 of the groups 5 trading companies. During this time he was named one of the top 30 industry professionals under the age of 30. 

Mike is currently a Director of the James Donaldson & Sons Group of companies, MGM Timber (Scotland) Ltd, as well as a Director of the Timber Trade Federation and a trustee of Columba1400.

Mike lives in St Andrews with his wife and 3 children.