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Team Wonkhe

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mark-leach

Mark Leach

Founder, Editor and CEO

Mark is founder, Editor and CEO of Wonkhe.

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ant bagshaw wonkhe web photo

Ant Bagshaw

Deputy CEO

Ant is Deputy CEO at Wonkhe.

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david-kerhohan-wonkhe

David Kernohan

Associate Editor, Wonkhe

David Kernohan is Associate Editor of Wonkhe.

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Arthi Nachiappan

Editorial Assistant, Wonkhe

Arthi is Editorial Assistant at Wonkhe.

Advisory Board

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mark-leach

Mark Leach

Founder, Editor and CEO

Mark is founder, Editor and CEO of Wonkhe.

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Wonkhe Selena Bolingbroke board member

Selena Bolingbroke

Strategic Advisor, Goldsmiths, University of London

Selena Bolingbroke works at Goldsmiths, University of London as a strategic adviser to their executive. Her career has included roles in universities, local and central government – with skills, education and strategic development connecting her work across different sectors.

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wonkhe-claire-callender-board-member

Claire Callender

Professor of Higher Education, Birkbeck and UCL Institute of Education

Claire is professor of higher education policy at Birkbeck and professor of higher education studies at UCL Institute of Education.

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Alistair Jarvis

Chief Executive, Universities UK

Alistair is Chief Executive of Universities UK and a member of Wonkhe’s advisory board. Views are his own.

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Carl Lygo

Group Chief Executive, BPP Professional Education,Vice Chancellor BPP University

Carl Lygo is formerly Vice Chancellor of BPP University, and a member of Wonkhe’s Board.

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Thomas Veit

Director of External Relations, University of Dundee

Thomas Veit is Director of External Relations at the University of Dundee. Thomas worked for over 15 years in various brand and trade marketing roles in the UK and internationally. He successfully managed consumer brands such as Pimm’s, Johnnie Walker Whisky, Kronenbourg 1664 and Beck’s Bier, as well as others, whilst working for global FTSE100 … Continued

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Andy Westwood

Vice Dean for Social Responsibility, University of Manchester

Andy Westwood is Vice Dean for Social Responsibility in the Faculty of Humanities and Professor of Government Practice at the University of Manchester.

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Wonkhe Nik Miller

Nik Miller

Chief Executive

Nik Miller, Chief Executive, Bridge Group.

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Wonkhe Sarah Nalden

Sarah Nalden

Communications and Marketing Executive

Sarah Nalden is Communications and Marketing Executive at Vitae.

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Wonkhe Jonathan Seville

Jonathan Seville

Professor of Formulation Engineering

Jonathan Seville is Professor of Formulation Engineering

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Wonkhe Alison Johns

Alison Johns

Chief Executive

Alison Johns is Chief Executive of Advance HE.

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Ian Anderson

Ian Anderson works in Enterprise Architecture Development within IT Services at Coventry University

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Celia Hunt HEFCW

Celia Hunt

Celia Hunt is Director of Strategic Development at the Higher Education Funding Council for Wales (HEFCW).

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Nora Ann Coulton

Nora Ann Colton

Nora Ann Colton is professor of economics and Education Director at UCL’s Institute for Ophthalmology and Moorfields Eye Hospital.

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Iain Mansfield

Contributing Editor, Wonkhe

Iain Mansfield is a Contributing Editor at Wonkhe and a former senior civil servant.