Director of Corporate Governance
Roger joined UHI in 2010 in the role of Corporate Governance Manager, he was promoted to Head of Governance and Records Management in 2014 and as our Director of Corporate Governance and Deputy Secretary in 2022. Roger is responsible for leadership and coordination of the University’s corporate governance activities and functions including policy systems, assurance processes to ensure that robust and transparent, structures and processes are in place and for ensuring that statutory standards and obligations are met.
Roger provides leadership and day-to-day line management to teams within the Corporate Governance unit including the Corporate Governance and Policy, Archives & Records Management, and Data Protection staff.
Roger has an MSc in Corporate Governance, he is a Chartered Secretary and an Associate Member of the Chartered Governance Insititute of the UK and Ireland (formerly ICSA).
Roger has extensive board and management experience acquired from various roles within commercial and public sector organisations including London listed companies and the civil service. Prior to becoming a Chartered Secretary, Roger worked within the marine enforcement environment and was Master of the States of Guernsey’s offshore fisheries protection vessel.