Opportunity North East (ONE) is a private company limited by guarantee registered in Scotland. It is made up of an economic leadership board, five sector boards covering its priority industries, and its executive team.

The leadership board agrees annual budgets and business plans for each of its five priority sectors of food, drink and agriculture; life sciences; oil and gas; digital & entrepreneurship and tourism. This includes working with the private and public sectors on securing funding for major projects.

The ONE leadership board has the key role to provide the private sector input to the governance of the Aberdeen City Region Deal and participates in the development of the prioritised proposals.

ONE’s sector boards are each responsible for developing strategy, agreeing their operational plans and projects, and implementing activities relevant to their industries.