Member profiles

Neil Goulden, Chair of the Board of Governors
Neil runs his own consultancy business and is a Director of a number of organisations in the public, private and third sector.
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Nicky Hill, Deputy Chair of the Board of Governors
Nicky Hill currently works in HR at Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust, having spent most of her career at Boots UK.
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Sarah Carroll, Co-opted Member of the Finance and Resources Committee
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Nick Collard, Member of the Board of Governors
Nick is Chief Commercial Officer at DFS plc.
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Steve Denton

Steve Denton, Chief Operating Officer and Registrar and Member of the Board of Governors
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Nick Ebbs, Member of the Board of Governors
Nick Ebbs is a Chartered Surveyor and Vice Chairman of Igloo Regeneration Ltd.
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Ian Ellis, Member of the Board of Governors
Ian is the Chief Financial Officer at the Co-operative Group.
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Susannah Fish, OBE QPM MBA, Member of the Board of Governors
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Derek Gannon

Derek Gannon, Co-opted Member of the NTU Development Board
Derek Gannon is the Chief Operating Officer for Comic Relief.
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Sukhi Ghuman

Sukhi Ghuman, Co-opted Member of the NTU Development Board
Sukhi Ghuman LLB is the Founder and CEO of the multi award winning Octavian, an international provider of security and facilities management solutions.
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Catherine Hearn, Member of the Board of Governors

Catherine Hearn, Member of the Board of Governors
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Lorna Holder, Member of the Board of Governors
Lorna has over 35 years’ experience at Executive level in the fashion & retail industries, print journalism, cultural events, visual and performing arts.
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Richard Irons, Co-opted Member of the Audit and Risk Management Committee
Richard is the Chief Financial Officer at Romax Technology Ltd.
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Professor Peter Jones, Co-opted Member of the NTU Development Board
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Melvin Kenyon

Melvin Kenyon, Co-opted Member of the Audit and Risk Management Committee
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Paul Lester

Paul Lester CBE, Co-opted Member of the NTU Development Board
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Kathie Moore, Member of the Board of Governors
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Robert McClatchey

Robert McClatchey, Co-opted Member of the NTU Development Board
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Professor Edward Peck, Vice-Chancellor and Member of the Board of Governors
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Jill Ridley-Smith, Co-opted Member of the NTU Development Board
Jill currently works with start-up companies and small businesses as a business mentor, coach, advisor and investor.
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Bav Shah

Bav Shah, Co-opted Member of the NTU Development Board
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Sean O'Shea, Co-opted Member of the NTU Development Board
Sean O'Shea is the Chief Executive Officer for UPP Group Limited
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Amerdeep Somal, Member of the Board of Governors
Amerdeep is the Independent Assessor to the Financial Ombudsman Service, an independent service for settling disputes between businesses providing financial services and their customers.
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Paul Sullivan, Co-opted Member of the Audit and Risk Management Committee
Paul Sullivan is a Finance Director within Network Rail.
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Sarah Walker-Smith, Member of the Board of Governors
Sarah is Chief Operating Officer at Browne Jacobson LLP.
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Mike Walmsley

Mike Walmsley, Member of the Board of Governors and NTU Nominated Trustee of Nottingham Trent Students’ Union
Mike Walmsley works as an Independent Business Consultant.
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Baroness Diana Warwick, Member of the Board of Governors
Currently Chair of the National Housing Federation, Diana was formerly Chair of the Human Tissue Authority and Chief Executive of Universities UK.
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Owen Woodley, Member of the Board of Governors
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