Board of International Advisors

The Board of International Advisors includes many prominent leaders from private and public sector businesses and organisations. They advise us on matters of strategic importance, helping to ensure the School's continued growth and success.


NameExeter educationPosition and organisation
Henry Staunton
(Chair of International Advisory Board)
Economics & Statistics, 1970 Chairman of the Phoenix Group, WH Smith and Bright House
Michael Bernard   Non-Executive Director, Southern Health NHS Foundation Trust
Helen Brand Politics CEO, ACCA
Jeremy Budd Geography, 1985 Vice President, IBM Asia Pacific
Tony Broccardo MA Investment Finance, 1987 Chief Executive Officer, Oak Pension Asset Management Limited, Chief Investment Officer, Barclays UK Retirement Fund
Dame Alison Carnwath Hon LLD, 2015 Non-Executive Chairman at Land Securities, Member of the Supervisory Board of BASF and Chairman of the BASF Audit Committee
Ciara Eastell   Professor of Practice in the Exeter Centre for Leadership and owner of Ciara Eastell Consulting and Coaching 
Milan Elezovic  MA Investment Finance, 1993 Managing Director, Credit Suisse International
James Fairrie Economics, 1972 Director of Paragon Mortgages & Director of Star Energy Group companies
Lindsey Hall   Co-Founder and CEO, Real Ideas Organisation Group
Alan Hooper   Centre for Leadership Studies Fellow
Kentaro Iijima  

President of Kentaro Office (consultants)

Former Corporate Senior Vice President, Fujitsu Marketing Limited

Will Kernan Economics, 1990 Chief Executive, River Island  
Dennis Kerslake Economics & Politics  Executive Mentor, Merryck & Co 
Wol Kolade MBA Business, 1991  Managing Partner, Livingbridge 
Mike Mathias Economics & Politics, 1982   Partner, Financial Services, EY 
Ed Matthews Accountancy Studies, 1989 Managing Director of UK Investment Banking, Jefferies
Clodagh Murphy   Co-Founder, Larks Live
Dr Elicia Robinson   Corporate Social Psychologist, Leadership Strategist and Executive Coach
Alison Reed Economic History & Geography, 1978 Non-Executive Director, British Airways
Paul Rew Engineering Science (Civil), 1974 Non-executive director Northumbrian Water Group plc, The Met Office and the Sustainable Development Commission
Andrew Rickards Engineering Science, 1983 Consultant, ALR International

Louise Kjellerup Roper


CEO, Volans