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Senior Officers


The Registrar works closely with the Senior Officer team on everything concerning professional service leadership at Warwick. These are grouped into respective areas:

Strategy and Transformation

Led by: Jo Horsburgh, Director of Strategy
The Strategy Director, Jo Horsburgh, has responsibility for the effective coalescence of all functions with planning and strategic responsibilities. In this capacity, she plays a critical role in overseeing the University's strategy, planning and performance management.

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Finance and Resourcing

Led by: Rosie Drinkwater, Group Finance Director
Rosie leads the finance function at Warwick, with a particular focus on the commercial areas and strategic projects. She is responsible for overseeing all financial arrangements of the University.

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Andrew Smith, Finance Director

Andrew has responsibility for the operational management of the Finance Office including the Departmental Services Team, Group Accounting, Financial Control and Treasury and the Purchasing and Insurance Office.

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Academic Resourcing and Education

Led by: Mike Glover, Academic Registrar
As Academic Registrar, Mike is responsible for a critical set of University services supporting the whole student journey. The Academic Registrar’s Office also provides professional support services which underpin the academic resourcing process and the core activities of academic departments.

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Led by: Robin Green, Librarian
As University Librarian, Robin is responsible for the provision of library and information services to support the University’s learning and research. This involves working closely with the University’s IT Services and other departments to strategically develop resource provision and enhanced online services through digital technology to support students and staff.

IanExternal Affairs

Led by: Ian Rowley, Director of External Affairs, Development and Alumni
Ian Rowley has responsibility for the University's internal and external communications, corporate marketing and relations strategy and for fundraising and alumni relations.

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Led by: Gillian McGrattan, Director of HR

Gillian McGrattan, Director of Human Resources As Director of HR, Glllian has overall accountability for all HR strategic operational and policy matters at the University.

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Campus and Commerical Services Group

Mike Roberts, Director of IT Services

Mike is responsible for all all of the experiential dimensions of campus life – from Sports and Warwick Arts Centre, to the cafes, bars, campus and off-campus accommodation and IT services.

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James Breckon, Director of Estates

Under James’ leadership, the Estates Office is responsible for the effective management of the University's land, buildings and holdings. This includes management of the University's capital programme, asset management and key maintenance and service projects in line with the University Estates Strategy.

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Tom Britten, Business Development Director

Tom is responsible for developing the University’s established successful businesses and commercial income streams and identifying and securing new opportunities.

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