Iain MacDonald is in charge of corporate and commercial legal affairs for Alstom in the UK, including the newly acquired business Alstom Grid.

In this role, Iain advises all levels of management on corporate and commercial matters, contracts (working individually and also in cross-functional teams including design, engineering, operations, insurance and procurement functions), compliance (legislative and corporate governance), EU competition law, property, insurance, export control, employment law, dispute resolution, etc.

Iain joined Alstom in May 2003 when he was primarily involved in preparing the UK Division of T&D for sale.

Prior to joining Alstom, he held a number of legal counsel and company secretarial positions within Workspace Group PLC, Reliance Security Group PLC and Burberrys Limited. Before working in-house, Iain worked as a solicitor in private practice in Scotland for five years.

Iain is a graduate of Aberdeen (LL.B and Dip.LP; 1988) and Kingston (MBA; 1999) Universities as also a UK qualified solicitor.