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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.

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Deputy President - 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).

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Vice-President (International) - Professor Stanton Newman

Professor Stanton NewmanProfessor Stanton Newman joined City, University of London in September 2010.  He is a Professor of Health Psychology and completed his B.Soc. Sci. (Hons) degree and doctorate at the University of Natal, South Africa. In his role as Vice-President (International), Professor Newman is responsible for City's International Office, the joint venture with INTO City, University of London and partnerships with private providers.

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Vice-President (Strategy & Planning) - Professor Richard Verrall

Professor Richard VerrallProfessor Verrall was appointed Pro Vice-Chancellor (Strategy & Planning) in 2011, having previously been Associate Dean (Research, Knowledge Transfer and International) at City's Sir John Cass Business School. He has responsibility for City's Strategy, Planning & Performance Unit and Information Services.

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Vice-President (Research & Enterprise) - Professor Andrew Jones

Professor Andrew JonesProfessor Jones leads on Research and Enterprise activities at City, University of London. He was appointed Vice-President (Research & Enterprise) in 2016.

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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.

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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.

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