News / June 2015

QMUL appoints new Vice Principal for Science and Engineering

QMUL appoints new Vice Principal for Science and Engineering

Professor Edmund Burke will be QMUL's new Vice Principal (Science and Engineering) from September 2015 QMUL has announced the appointment of Professor Edmund Burke as Vice Principal (Science and Engineering). Professor Burke joins QMUL from the University of Stirling and will take up his post from [...]

ActionAid appoints new chief executive

ActionAid appoints new chief executive

he anti-poverty charity ActionAid UK has announced that Girish Menon will join the organisation as its new chief executive. Menon will take up the role in September and will replace the current, interim chief executive David Alexander who has been in charge [...]

HelpAge announces new Chair of the Board of Trustees

HelpAge announces new Chair of the Board of Trustees

Arun Maira, 71, former member of the Planning Commission of India, is taking over as the next Chair of the Board of Trustees of HelpAge International. Arun Maira has held leadership positions across the private as well as the public sectors, working with the [...]

New Headmistress for St George’s College, Weybridge

New Headmistress for St George’s College, Weybridge

Presently the Headmistress of St George’s School Ascot, Rachel Owens will take over from Joe Peake from September 2016. Educated at Somerville College Oxford where she read History, Rachel has a broad experience of schools encompassing both the maintained and independent sectors. [...]

New Director of Human Resources at the University of Leeds

New Director of Human Resources at the University of Leeds

Francesca Fowler - currently at Nottingham Trent University (NTU) - has been appointed as the Director of Human Resources at the University of Leeds. Francesca is currently the Director of Organisational Development and Business [...]