We’re delighted to welcome global investment managers Baillie Gifford as title sponsor of the festival.
Headquartered in Edinburgh where most of its staff live and work, Baillie Gifford is a new partnership for the festival. As one of the UK’s largest independently-owned investment management firms, with assets under management and advice of more than £145 billion (as at 31 December 2016), Baillie Gifford is a major sponsor of literary events taking place across the UK. As well as the becoming Headline Sponsor they will also be incorporating a new Scottish Mortgage Investment Trust Non-Fiction Series featuring high profile events on a variety of topical and stimulating subjects.
More details of their literary sponsorship programme, including interviews with authors, articles and competitions, can be found at www.bailliegifford.com/sponsorship.