15 February 2017
Kim will support the development of the Leadership Foundation's commercial work, with a particular focus upon the delivery of complex advisory and consulting assignments in the UK and potentially overseas.
Prior to this, Kim was an independent consultant for the past 7 years working with numerous professional education and professional membership organisations including the Higher Education Academy and the Institute of Biomedical Science. Her consulting was underpinned by over 20 years at the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants where she gained a grounding in student and member growth, thought leadership, strategic partnerships, funding academic research, product development, international development and publishing.
Andy Shenstone, director of Consultancy and Business Development said: “We are delighted to welcome Kim to the team. She has extensive experience in consultancy and will undoubtedly bring a fresh perspective on our own practices. Kim will be a major asset in continuing our commitment to providing powerful and transformative learning interventions to enhance institutional and team performance.”
In her new role, Kim’s work will predominantly focus on reviewing and helping shape organisations’ future direction, developing high performing partnerships, and scoping, testing, validating and embedding new business opportunities.
She said: “I look forward to contributing to the growth of the Leadership Foundation’s consultancy business and supporting higher education leaders in their strategic goals.”
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About the Leadership Foundation
The Leadership Foundation was founded in 2004 to provide leadership, governance and management services to the UK’s higher education sector. It is a membership organisation that delivers leadership development and consultancy advice to higher education institutions in the UK, the Republic of Ireland and around the world. The focus of the Leadership Foundation’s work is to improve the management and leadership skills of current and aspiring leaders of higher education.
The Leadership Foundation has a small team of experienced leadership and organisational development professionals drawn from higher education, other parts of the public sector, and also from the private sector. Much of the work is delivered in partnership with the higher education sector and other partner organisations. www.lfhe.ac.uk
About our Consultancy Business
We are specialists in the field of leadership, governance, and management development, and have a deep understanding of the business and culture of the institutions we work with. Our objective is to build capacity in higher education institutions to enhance institutional and team performance, strategic delivery, and culture change through targeted and specialist consultancy interventions. www.lfhe.ac.uk/consultancy