Professor Keith Layden

Appointed by the Council until 2022

Keith LaydonProfessor K Layden, BSc, PhD, FRSC

Employment: Croda International Plc - Board member, responsible for global R&D and President of Life Sciences

Membership of University Committees: Alumni Board; Council; Council Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Committee; UEB Health and Safety Committee.

Voluntary activities: Funds a scholarship at the University of Sheffield - The Sir Jack Layden Scholarship

Representation on other bodies: Advisory Board member for Chemistry at the Universities of York and Nottingham; Member of Council and Trustee of the Royal Society of Chemistry; Enterprise Ambassador at Matlby Academy, Rotherham

Special interests: Supporter of Rotherham United and classic cars