Sheffield VC joins NCUB Board

The National Centre for Universities and Business welcomes Professor Sir Keith Burnett, VC of the University of Sheffield

Professor Sir Keith Burnett brings a wealth of experience to the National Centre. He was previously Head of the Division of Mathematical, Physical and Life Sciences at the University of Oxford, and is a member of the Prime-Minister’s Council of Science and Technology and the Infrastructure Council which advises the Treasury on major investments, and serves on the Board of the UK Atomic Energy Authority.

Sir Keith is a leading advocate of partnership between the UK and China, has advised the Chinese government on Higher Education policy and is a regular commentator in the Chinese media.

Sam Laidlaw, Chairman for the National Centre for Universities and Business said: I look forward to working with Professor Sir Keith Burnett and our Board of Directors as we expand our work on innovation and better talent to enhance productivity, growth and graduate employment across the UK.”



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