Director of Innovation and Transformation, London South Bank University
Alex is Director of Innovation and Transformation at London South Bank University. LSBU is a cosmopolitan University with over 18,000 students drawn from 130 countries. LSBU was awarded Silver for teaching Excellence under the Governments TEFL framework. Voted University of the Year for 'Graduate Employment (The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide for both 2018 and 2019) and Times Higher Education's Entrepreneurial University of the Year. Alex's role is to deliver the Technology and Digital road map for the institution via strategic partnerships, growth and modernisation. This will enable LSBU to hit its ambitious target of being London's most modern University. Leading the 'Innovation and Transformation' Department and being accountable for the University Technology spend, Alex has led vast transformation programs that have won prestigious accreditations and gained him into the CIO top 100. Automation, Machine Learning, RPA and AI are some of the hot topics that Alex will be concentrating on in 2020.