Adrian Belton, BSc (Hons), ACIB, DipFS

Appointed by the Council until 2023.

Adrian Belton in Firth Court


  • Non-Executive Director of NHS Property Services Ltd (2021-)
  • Chair of the Board of the Defence Science and Technology Laboratory
  • Chairman of Stockport NHS Foundation Trust (2017-21)
  • CITB (2014-16)
  • Food and Environment Research Agency (2008-14)
  • Natural England (2006-08)
  • Nottingham City Council (2004-05)
  • Bradford and Bingley PLC (2000-03)
  • Barclays PLC (1997-00)

Membership of University committees 

  • Council
  • Council Audit Committee
  • Council Estates Committee (Chair)
  • Council Oversight Group – Student Lifecycle Project (Chair)

Voluntary activities 

  • Former Chair of Board of Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment (IEMA) (2007-2013)
  • Former member of Advisory Committee for Sheffield Common Purpose (1996-1998)

Representation on other bodies 

  • Elected Board Member, Association of Chief Executives (ACE) from 2009 until end 2016

Special interests

  • How the public and private sectors, including academia, can learn from each other and work together for national, regional and local benefit.

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