Nick CliffordLocation: England, West Midlands, Stratford-upon-Avon Speciality: Third Sector, Local Government, Education
Nick trained as a business manager at Oxford Brookes and subsequently worked in Harrods.
After studying Planning at Westminster University, he worked as a policy analyst in London.
In Manchester he worked on organisational change and development around the emerging sustainability agenda.
He later studied for an MBA at Cambridge Judge Business School and then concentrated on corporate change in local government management.
Recognising the need for more executive education for business leaders and managers he began an academic career at Alliance Manchester Business School.
As a programme director and business development manager he directed, designed and delivered programmes to executives and managers in businesses of different size and scale.
His PhD research was in the challenges of achieving successful organisational change.