Our mission: to serve, drive and catalyse the best possible leadership, governance and management in higher education -comes from our origins as the sector body set up by and for the sector for the development and enhancement of leadership, governance and management in higher education.
We are a membership organisation and we also work with other stakeholder bodies to develop an internationally recognised cadre of leaders and managers equipped to deliver the aspirations of their own institutions and the best possible higher education system for the UK.
Our vision is that higher education is recognised for excellence in leadership which transforms lives, enriches society and develops the economy for the better.
Find out more about our mission, vision and values: About us
We are a membership organisation of and for a sector that has some of the brightest minds in the UK.
Our members are key to our strategy and form a community of higher education institutions with a clear commitment to and experience of developing leadership, governance and management capabilities at all levels. Academic and professional services staff from member institutions contribute to our programmes, projects and research and advise on benefits and services.
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Meet the membership team, your national and regional contacts in the UK and Ireland, and LF networks.