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Will Spinks

Registrar, Secretary and Chief Operating Officer

Associate Vice President at The University of Manchester

Bollington, Cheshire, United Kingdom

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Will Spinks's Work Experience

University of Manchester

Registrar, Secretary and Chief Operating Officer

June 2011 to Present

Bollington Leisure Centre

Chair of Trustee Board

October 2012 to Present

Association of Heads of University Administration

National Executive member and Northern Group Convenor

October 2012 to Present

Will Spinks's Education

University of Warwick

Management Sciences

1976 to 1980

Georgetown University

1978 to 1979

About Will Spinks's Current Company

University of Manchester

About Will Spinks

📖 Summary

Will Spinks joined the University of Manchester as Registrar, Secretary and Chief Operating Officer in June 2011. The University of Manchester was created by bringing together The Victoria University of Manchester and UMIST, two of Britain's most distinguished universities, to create a powerful new force in British Higher Education. After 100 years of working together, these two great institutions formally combined to form a single university in October 2004. Prior to joining Manchester, Will was the first Chief Operating Officer of Loughborough University. In this role he was responsible for all of the service functions and the commercial activities of the University. In addition, he chaired and served on a number of wholly-owned subsidiary companies and the Maunfacturing Technology Centre. He is also a member of the Students' Union Evaluation Initiative panel. Before moving into the Higher Education sector , Will pursued a career in ICI, Zeneca and AstraZeneca, working in a number of businesses and functions in both the UK and USA. This culminated in him establishing a Business Services organisation providing HR, Finance, Purchasing, Communications, SHE, Facilities Management and Site Services to all AstraZeneca's UK sites. In this role, he had line management accountability for over 1,300 people. From 2001-2007, he also acted as Site Manager at AstraZeneca's largest R&D site globally, Alderley Park. Will's external activities include Trustee Directorships of a number of community groups. He is a graduate of the Common Purpose 20:20 Programme. Will is married with three children. He is a lifelong Newcastle United supporter and regularly watches Macclesfield Town.Registrar, Secretary and Chief Operating Officer @ From June 2011 to Present (4 years 7 months) Chair of Trustee Board @ From October 2012 to Present (3 years 3 months) National Executive member and Northern Group Convenor @ From October 2012 to Present (3 years 3 months) Chair of Trustees @ From December 2012 to Present (3 years 1 month) Chief Operating Officer @ Loughborough is one of the country's leading universities, highly regarded, justifiably proud of its many achievements and recently named University of the Year by the Sunday Times for 2008/09. In the 2011 Guardian University Guide Loughborough was ranked an impressive 9th out of 118 institutions, while in the Times Good University Guide for 2011 the University ranked 16th - cementing its status as one of the country’s pre-eminent universities. For the past four years, Loughborough has been voted the UK's 'Best Student Experience' in the prestigious Times Higher Awards - highlighting the excellent community atmosphere, extracurricular activities and societies, and the good environment on campus and around the University. The National Student Survey provides students with the opportunity to voice their opinions on their higher education student experiences. Loughborough University has been rated in the top five for three years running. In the 2007 survey, 89% of students said they were satisfied with the quality of their course and five subject areas topped the tables for 'overall satisfaction'. In recognition of its contribution to the UK Higher Education sector, Loughborough University research has been instrumental in the award of six Queen's Anniversary Prizes, most recently in recognition of its vehicle, road and driver safety research. From September 2007 to May 2011 (3 years 9 months) Director @ The MTC is a £40.55 million investment by Advantage West Midlands and the East Midlands Development Agency to create a world-class manufacturing research centre. It will be located at Ansty Park near Coventry and will be opened 2Q 2011. There are 4 initial research partners: University of Birmingham The University of Nottingham Loughborough University TWI Limited There are also 3 founding industry members: Rolls Royce Airbus UK Aero Engine Controls The centre will concentrate on assembly, fabrication and joining technologies, and act as a bridge between university development and testing work and full production business. From April 2010 to April 2011 (1 year 1 month) BITC - East Midlands Regional Leadership Team Member @ From 2009 to April 2011 (2 years) Trustee @ From 2008 to April 2011 (3 years) Director @ imago @ Loughborough Ltd trading as "imago" is a wholly owned subsidiary of Loughborough University. Launched in 2003, imago unifies Loughborough University's conference and catering activities under a distinctive brand, collectively offering outstanding meeting venues and accommodation, delicious food and the UK's most extensive sport and leisure facilities. imago @ Loughborough Limited was set up to service commercial contracts in the provision of accommodation, training, catering and event facilities. A commercial arm for Loughborough University, imago is tasked with generating profit for reinvestment into the University's academic and research provision. From 2007 to April 2011 (4 years) Chairman and Director @ From 2007 to April 2011 (4 years) Chairman and Director @ From 2007 to April 2011 (4 years) Head of UK Business Services @ From April 2003 to September 2007 (4 years 6 months) Site General Manager, Alderley Park @ From January 2001 to September 2007 (6 years 9 months) Trustee Director @ Trustee Director of large pension fund. Board member, Chair of Communications Committee and member of Administration Committee. From 2002 to 2007 (5 years) Vice President, HR Global R&D @ From April 1999 to December 2000 (1 year 9 months) Management Sciences @ University of Warwick From 1976 to 1980 Georgetown University From 1978 to 1979 Will Spinks is skilled in: Change Management, Coaching, Team Leadership, Business Strategy, Strategic Planning, Stakeholder Management, Research, Management, Project Management, Business Process Improvement, Marketing Communications, Human Resources, Organizational Development, Public Sector, Public Relations

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