New lay Council member

We are delighted to welcome Catherine Mealing-Jones, a Chartered Public Finance Accountant, as one of our new independent members to University Council this year.

We are delighted to welcome Catherine Mealing-Jones, Director of Growth at the UK Space Agency, to University Council

Catherine is the Director of Growth at the UK Space Agency; this includes developing a consistent industrial and investment policy and leading a number of programmes.

She was previously the Director of Technology for the UK Border Force.

She has over 25 years of public service experience in frontline delivery, directing major programmes, providing policy advice and leading change.  She has worked in central government, abroad in the Middle East and Africa and in regional government.

Her first degree is in English, she has a Masters in European Politics and a Postgraduate diploma in Public Finance and Leadership from Warwick Business School.

She has been appointed to the Finance Committee and the Nominations Committee.

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