Fiona Hyslop


Fiona has been a Linlithgow MSP since 2011 and was a Lothians List MSP from 1999-2011. She is the Deputy Convenor of the Net Zero, Energy and Transport Committee and also sits on the Economy and Fair Work committee.

Fiona was one of the longest serving members in the history of the Scottish Government having served from 2007 until standing down as Cabinet Secretary for Economy, Fair Work and Culture in May 2021.

She was previously the Cabinet Secretary for Education and Lifelong Learning during which time she abolished tuition fees.

Born and educated in Ayrshire, she graduated from Glasgow University and before becoming an MSP, was a Brand Development Manager at Standard Life in Edinburgh.

Fiona lives in West Lothian with her husband and children.

In her spare time Fiona enjoys time with her family, gardening and swimming.

Constituency Office: 59 West Main Street, Whitburn, Eh47 0QD
Phone Number: 01501 749941

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