Lederer set to retire
PETER Lederer, director of Diageo in Scotland and chairman of Gleneagles, will retire at the end of this year.
• Lederer will retire this year.
Lederer has worked in the Scottish hospitality industry for 30 years.
His principal role has been running the Diageo-owned Gleneagles, which he is credited with helping establish as a luxury resort. Recently, Lederer has headed up Diageo’s Learning for Life programme in Scotland.
Lederer said: “It has been a privilege to be part of such great industry, both hospitality and Scotch whisky, which are at the forefront of promoting Scotland on the world stage.”