Martin Cawley joined the Big Lottery Fund in September as Director for Scotland following a successful period as chief executive of Turning Point Scotland. Martin has worked in practitioner, management and leadership positions in both the statutory and voluntary sectors for over 34 years. Martin has extensive experience of developing and managing person centered services designed to support people achieve full and active citizenship. Over the years he has also been a board member of a number of smaller organisations including national umbrella agencies and social enterprises aimed at improving practice and approach and influencing social policy. Martin is a huge fan of all kinds of sports and enjoys participating in one or two every now and again. He also loves travelling and spending time with his family.