David Sibbald awarded MBE in Queens Birthday Honours for Services to Business and Charity in West Lothian
David Sibbald of Bathgate, West Lothian was delighted to be recognised in the Queen’s birthday honours list at the beginning of October.
The generous local businessman who founded Sibbald Training and Cappers Group based in Blackridge was awarded an MBE for his long-term commitment to business and charities in West Lothian, with particular focus on his work with young people in the local community.
He has long been a champion of youth engagement within the construction sector and has generously provided resources, time and finances to various projects over the past years seeking to give young people vital experience in the construction industry.
He is also an avid fundraiser for the lighthouse charity and sponsors various awards which recognise achievement in technical subjects amongst schoolchildren.
Finally, he also plays an important role in promoting the role of entrepreneurial women in business through his activities within the Chamber of Commerce and sponsorship of a ‘women in business’ award. David is thoroughly delighted to have been nominated for this prestigious accolade and plans to keep up the good work in the future.