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  1. President
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Executive Team

The Executive Team, led by the President, assists him in the leadership and management of City. It consists of the following members:

President - Professor Sir Paul Curran

Professor Paul CurranPresident, Professor Sir Paul Curran joined City, University of London in 2010 having served previously as Vice-Chancellor at Bournemouth University and Deputy Vice-Chancellor at the University of Southampton.

Read the President's biography.

Deputy President (Interim) - Professor Andrew Jones

Professor Andrew Jones Professor Jones chairs City’s Executive Board which reports to and advises the President on the strategic and operational leadership and management of City. He also leads in the senior team on Research and Enterprise and International activities. He was appointed Interim Deputy President in September 2020.

Read Professor Jones' biography.

Deputy President & Provost - Professor David Bolton

Professor David BoltonDeputy President Professor David Bolton is responsible for educational aspects of City's academic activity, including Student & Academic Services. He has held several posts at City, University of London and prior to his current appointment was Dean of the School of Informatics until 2008 and Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Learning & Teaching).

Read Professor Bolton's biography.

Vice-President (Strategy & Planning) - Professor Zoe Radnor

Professor Zoe Radnor Professor Zoe Radnor is responsible for leading on all activities related to the Strategy and Planning for City. Professor Zoe Radnor is also the Executive lead for Equality and Diversity ensuring the development of E&D strategy, policy and the implementation of E&D initiatives. Professor Zoe Radnor is an engineer by background, she has a BEng in Production Management from the University of Nottingham, an MSc in Computer Integrated Manufacturing from Cranfield University and a PhD in Management Science from UMIST (now University of Manchester). Zoe’s research interest is in performance and process improvement and service management within public sector organisations.  She has led research projects for a number of Government and HE organisations, evaluating the use of ‘lean’ techniques and she continues to maintain a strong ongoing research profile. Read Professor Radnor's biography

Chief Financial Officer - Liz Rylatt

Liz RylattLiz was appointed CFO of City, University of London in August 2016. As CFO Liz has responsibility for the Finance and Property & Facilities teams.

Read Liz Rylatt's biography

Human Resources Director - Mary Luckiram

Mary LuckiramMary was appointed as Director of Human Resources in August 2011. Her role spans the full range of HR functions, including equality & diversity and health & safety.

Read Mary Luckiram's biography

From 14th September 2020, Executive Team meetings were replaced by meetings of the new Executive Board, Chaired by the Interim Deputy President, Professor Jones