University of Bath

Professor Steve Egan CBE Vice-President (Implementation)

The Vice-President (Implementation) is responsible for catalysing institutional innovation and implementing University strategy.


The Vice-President (Implementation) has a number of specific responsibilities, notably strategic and corporate planning, deputising for the Vice-Chancellor when necessary, and line-management responsibility for:

  • Director of Computing Services
  • Director of Sports Development and Recreation
  • Director of the ICIA
  • Director of Process Improvement


Professor Steve Egan graduated from Loughborough University with a First in Banking and Finance and holds an MBA from the University of Bath.

He began his career at British Gas, rising from graduate trainee to Chief Financial Accountant. He then joined the National Rivers Authority, leaving as Director of Finance, before joining HEFCE as Director of Finance and Corporate Resources in 1996. He was made Deputy Chief Executive in 2006.

A fellow of the Institute of Management Accountants and multiple prize winner, he was awarded the CBE in the 2014 Queen’s Birthday Honours for services to Higher Education.

He is a Director of BUCS (British Universities & Colleges Sport Association). He is a keen American football fan and referees matches as a member of the British American Football Referees Association.


Steve graduated from Loughborough University with a 1st in Banking and Finance. He holds an MBA from the University of Bath.