Group Director – Business Engagement, Skills and Employability

Conor is an experienced academic with over 20 years’ experience across Further and Higher Education. Conor started his academic career specialising in strategic management, leadership and organisational development. Conor has extensive experience developing successful educational partnerships with both private and public sectors. Conor is Group Director of a large service encompassing graduate employability, business engagement and academic partnerships. He is also Dean of Work-Based Learning focusing on academic practice for employability and degree apprenticeships. Conor has led the development of new business facing service at two institutions including the rapid growth of Degree Apprenticeships at SHU.