Iain joined the Board and took over as Chair of the Skills and Talent Subgroup in January 2024. Iain was appointed CEO & Principal of Wiltshire College & University Centre (WCUC) in August 2021. Iain has executive responsibility for the strategic and operational leadership of WCUC, as well as being Chair of the Board of Directors of an independent training provider that delivers apprenticeship training to the British Army.
Iain is known for adopting a culture of innovation and collaboration within the academic community. He actively seeks opportunities to enhance partnerships with industry leaders, local communities, and educational organisations, ensuring that WCUC remains at the forefront of educational excellence across the region.
Iain has a strong background in the education of both adults and young people, having worked in education & training and education leadership roles for over 24 years - managing organisational change, driving improvement, and developing and delivering high-quality teaching, learning and assessment. He is passionate about ensuring students develop the knowledge and skills that will enable them to progress in the future and has an excellent track record in quality improvement in further education.