Tijana Close

Tijana Close CREST Research Network Coordinator Tijana joined CREST in 2016 as the Research Network Coordinator.Tijana is coordinating daily activities at CREST and together with Rachel Persad is involved in developing events and training opportunities for CREST...

Jack Fleming

Jack Fleming Project Officer Jack leads on a number of key areas for GuildHE, including the Annual Conference and the delivery of policy projects. He is responsible for GuildHE’s external communications, such as the newsletter and twitter, and supports colleagues...

Matthew Guest

Matthew Guest Policy Manager (Knowledge Exchange & Industrial Strategy) Matthew leads on policy areas relating to knowledge development and exchange. In particular he focuses on Industrial Strategy; innovation policy and Brexit. He coordinates the associated...

Kate Wicklow

Kate Wicklow Policy Manager Kate leads on areas relating to: HE funding, regulation and student finance, widening access, admissions and recruitment, student support and graduate employability. She co-ordinates GuildHE’s networks for these policy areas, advocates for...

Alex Bols

Alex Bols Deputy CEO Alex Bols works closely with the CEO in developing and managing all aspects of the organisation’s mission and strategy. He observes the QAA and AdvanceHE Boards and sits on the UK Standing Committee for Quality Assessment and UUKi International...

Gordon McKenzie

Gordon McKenzie CEO As CEO, Gordon is responsible for leading and developing GuildHE as a key representative and advocacy body in the higher education sector. Gordon advises the Chair, Executive and Council Members on developing and implementing GuildHE policies and...