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Teesside University International Business School

Innovation Group Membership

The Teesside University International Business School Innovation Group includes industry professionals who collaborate with the School to shape and support key strategic projects that deliver real impact for our students, staff, partners and the Tees Valley region.

The group facilitate the exchange of ideas to deliver innovative solutions to global challenges, through impactful teaching, research and knowledge exchange.

The cornerstone of the group is the implementation of a new learning model that builds upon the success of the institution's award-winning Future Facing Learning framework, to bring the student experience to life in an unprecedented new way of working.

Members include representatives of the Teesside University International Business School senior management and a diverse range of inspirational leaders from across industry:

Chair


Frans Calje

Frans Calje

Chief Executive OfficerPD Ports



Members


Alistair Bibby

Alistair Bibby

Executive DirectorGoldman Sachs

Emma Harvey

Emma Harvey

Head of Innovation LabNHSX

Laila Von Alvensleben

Laila Von Alvensleben

Head of Culture & Collaboration Mural

Jakob Widerberg

Jakob Widerberg

Senior Innovation ManagerVolvo Cars

Jessica Williams

Jessica Williams

Managing Director Just Williams Ltd

David Wilson

David Wilson

General Manager Human Resources PD Ports

Nick Wright

Nick Wright

UK Managing Director Hyper Island