Ilona McAllister – Business Administrator

Ilona joined BEFS in 2021 as Company Secretary and Business Administrator.

Ilona has extensive experience of operations and business administration, having spent 17 years in London working in politics, media and finance. Since moving to Scotland in 2014 she has gained further experience, predominantly in the public and charitable sectors, including the University of the Highlands and Islands and the National Trust for Scotland. Ilona joined BEFS in 2021, and is also Company Secretary.

Ilona is also an Executive Assistant at a North Berwick-based business, focussing on gold and mineral exploration in Scotland, and teaches French in her spare time.