Developed a strategy designed to establish the University as fully digitalised.

As part of this, worked closely with the Students’ Union to imagine the world that ‘generation Z’ will inhabit in 2020. Helped them to challenge the executive team. Supported student hackathons and engaged students to ‘crowd source’ apps and ideas.

Created the role of ‘Director of Digital Research’ in an innovative, sector-leading move. Advised and supported her in conceiving a new ‘Digital Research Environment Strategy’, which defines the digital capabilities required to support world-changing research – big data analytics, high performance computation, image processing..