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Roger has more than 15 years’ experience in Higher Education working for a wide range of Universities. He has worked and taught in over 30 countries. Have around one million words of publications. Extensive experience of online learning platforms - Blackboard, Web CT, FirstClass, Eluminate, Moodle, Adobe Connect, Klaspad. Read More
Roger has completed a number of video lecture programmes for a number of providers and developed more than twenty distance learning programmes using a range of platforms. He has successfully managed a wide range of accreditation processes including American national/regional/state, OUVS, QCA, BAC, SQA, UK University Validation and QAA.Roger has been involved with the ISM since 1986 and is responsible for managing and developing ISM’s business and internal organisation. He brings a commitment to positive change and he will be seeking to further develop the quality and responsiveness of ISM’s activity, as well as providing stability and renewal in a rapidly developing enterprise.
Katie has a high profile industry spokesperson, worldwide trainer and conference speaker (including UK, Europe-wide, Russia and China), a high-performing executive with proven international expertise Read More
in strategic consultancy encompassing change management and business transformation, AI, marketing, PR and social media. Expertise across all industry sectors with blue-chip
brands. Successful campaigns for NatWest/RBS, o2, Accenture, PA Consulting, Orange, Arsenal FC, NHS Trusts etc.
She has formed EMEA Director at Text 100 Ltd, part of Next Fifteen Communications Group PLC and managed a team of 120 staff and revenue of £10M.
Chris Matthews is a Senior Lecturer and is the director of marketing, recruitment and admissions. Based in the School of Business here at LSBU. Prior to joining LSBU, Chris was a Senior Lecturer in Strategy and Read More
Business Skills, and Course Leader for Global Business MBA at Coventry University London Campus.
Chris gained his MBA from the University of Hertfordshire in 1991.
Prior to moving into Business, Leadership and Management education Chris enjoyed a successful 35 year career creating, developing and running successful multi-national, leading edge technology businesses, managing operations in the USA, Europe and the Middle East. Chris specialises in developing start up companies and preparing organisations for IPO.
Chris has extensive public sector experience, having also served as a non-executive director for an NHS Acute trust for 8 years, where Chris chaired the Governance Committee, and served as a business governor for his local FE College.
John has 30 years experience of higher education, after beginning his career as a practicing accountant.He has held a number of senior jobs within a University culminating in the role as academic Read More
Head of Department for the Lord Ashcroft International School where he introduced a Bloomberg trading room. John was heavily involved in student recruitment and international
academic partnerships and regularly worked in Trinidad, Botswana and Malaysia. John has supervised ten doctoral students to completion.
More recently John has held the position of Director at Fardings Ltd advising organisations on a wide range of HE matters including the management of a doctoral programme in central London. Outside of education he balances his time between travelling, researching family history, his allotment and his young grandson whilst being a long suffering supporter of Ipswich Town FC.
Professor Selvaraj Oyyan Pillay received his PhD in Biochemical Genetics from the Department of Genetics and Cellular Biology, University of Malaya in 1977. He is a Read More
trained scientist in the field of animal and population genetics, has worked closely with the Australian Centre for Agricultural Research from 1988 to 2002, and has represented
Malaysia in the Steering Committee of the International Network for Genetics and Aquaculture from 1994 to 2004.
Professor Selvaraj was one of the team members of the Antarctica Expedition Team went to the South Pole Scientific Expedition mission in 1992. The Expedition was organised by Akademi Sains Malaysia and the Australian Antarctic Mission.
Professor Selvaraj joined Open University Malaysia in May 2005 to spearhead Institute of Professional Development (IPD-OUM) and the School of Lifelong Learning (SOLL). Since then IPD-OUM and SOLL revenues has grown two folds annually, Professor Selvaraj has led the group on its major strategic initiative to expand into extensive network nation-wide and overseas.