head of industry partnerships
University of Salford
A highly experienced professional with a comprehensive range of business, technical, organisational, and managerial skills. With over 25years experience in the financial services, health care & latterly the Higher Education Institution sector developing strategic relationships.
In his role at the UoS Mike works across all seven schools & four Industry Collaboration Zones (ICZ’s) with a mission to create new & cultivate Industry relationships. By supporting research active academics with professional strategic account management principles, we aim to cultivate exceptional, sustainable & long-term partnerships based on mutual benefits. Working with industry we exchange knowledge to deliver the Universities number one priority - “By pioneering exceptional industry partnerships we will lead the way in real world experiences preparing students for life.” Helen Marshall Vice-chancellor UoS. The Universities industry partnerships offer a real-world approach to learning for students with a flexible, industry-informed and research-based curriculum co-created by the University and its industry partners.
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Wednesday 4 July
BIRMINGHAM CHAMPIONSHIP in partnership with Joseph Chamberlain Sixth Form College
Monday 9 July
SALFORD CHAMPIONSHIP in partnership with Salford Council, Capital & Centric and The Lowry
Friday 21 September
SCOTLAND CHAMPIONSHIP in partnership with ACCA at the Scottish Parliament, sponsored by Ross Greer MSP