ABERDEEN TO SPONSOR THE SCOTTISH OPEN

ABERDEEN Asset Management’s chief executive Martin Gilbert (left) has come to the rescue of the Scottish Open, the annual golf tournament, in a sponsorship deal that will protect the competition for at least two years. Gilbert is pictured here with Alex Salmond, Scotland’s First Minister (in the centre) and competition organiser European Tour chief executive George O’Grady after a press conference to announce the deal at Edinburgh Castle.