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Governance  |  Board and executive team  |  Values

                     Executive Team

Chief Executive Officer - Joanna Brigham

Joanna has a wealth of experience and knowledge gained most recently with the Scottish Police Services and Police Reform. She has previously worked with the Shareholder Executive, the Royal Parks and the Met Office. Joanna works to drive further efficiency, continuously improve service quality and seeks to enhance the customer experience.

Corporate Services Director - John Arnott

After an early career in banking roles, John spent nearly 20 years in a range of senior operational and specialist HR roles for HSBC Bank plc. After leaving HSBC in 2007, John has been HR Director of Vaultex UK Ltd, an outsourced supplier of cash management services owned by Barclays and HSBC, and HR Director of the 140 hotel group, Millennium & Copthorne Hotels plc. John is a Graduate of Loughborough University (Banking & Finance) and a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development.

Business Change Executive - Jacqui White

After starting her career in retail management, Jacqui moved into local government and spent 25 years working in a variety of roles, including establishing Shared Services and implementing SAP for Wiltshire Council. Since 2014, Jacqui has worked in the Research Councils, initially in BBSRC working on the Office of the Future Programme, and more recently in RCUK leading the Change Programme and working with BEIS to establish the UKRI Programme Management Office.

Chief Technology Officer - Mike Rendall

Since 2012, Mike has been CTO at UK SBS overseeing major ERP stabilisation projects, improvements in the proactive management of IT security and Service Management processes. Mike has over 30 years of IT experience, spanning both Public and Private sectors. He has held a range of roles within Barclays Bank PLC, Cable & Wireless and Dell Inc. which include application development, infrastructure support; supplier management; and leading offshoring programmes. Mike has also supported NHS and Education contracts including the Building Schools for the Future programme and developed IT strategies for major universities.