Dr Tony Strike

University Secretary and Director of Strategy and Governance

As University Secretary, Tony works to ensure the highest standards of governance in liaison with the Chair of Council, President and Vice-Chancellor, University Executive Board members and Professional Services Directors.

He provides strategic, independent advice and support to Council and Senate including on their powers and procedures. He also provides advice to the Council and the Senate on their schemes of delegation and related governance structures including their respective committees. 

In addition, Tony attends and works closely with the University Executive Board as Secretary to the Council and to the Senate and is responsible for the administration of the corporate governance of Council, Senate and their respective committees.

He is accountable to the Council through the Chair of Council and reports to the President and Vice-Chancellor.

Tony is also Director of Strategy and Governance with a remit covering strategic planning, policy, institutional change projects and external liaison with and representation to external bodies including leading on liaison with HEFCE and successor bodies.