The Hon Lord Tyre (Colin Tyre) CBE
Chairman to the Governors
Education: Dunoon Grammar School, Edinburgh University, Université Paul Cézanne (Aix-en-Provence).
Career: Senator of the College of Justice (judge of the Scottish Supreme Courts) since 2010. Lecturer in law at Edinburgh University 1980-83; tax editor with CCH Editions Ltd 1983-86; advocate practising at the Scottish Bar 1987-2010 (Queen’s Counsel since 1998). Commissioner of the Scottish Law Commission (part-time) 2003-2009. President in 2007 of the Council of Bars and Law Societies of Europe, the representative body of the legal profession in the European Union, having previously been head of the UK Delegation. Awarded a CBE in 2010 for services to the administration of justice.
Connection to Fettes: parent of former pupil.