About the University of Leicester

Council Membership 2022-23

Where applicable, the end date has been listed.

Pro-Chancellor and Chair of Council
Gary Dixon, BSc, FCA, MBA (2025)

President and Vice-Chancellor
Professor Nishan Canagarajah

Provost and Deputy Vice-Chancellor

Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Professional Services)
Kerry Law

Ian Johnson, BA, FCA (2025)

Appointed by the Council
George Acquah (2024)
Dr Craig Brown PhD, MPhys (2025)
Rishi Madlani (2025)
Azam Mamujee BA(Hons) MA(Cantab) FCA MCMI (2024)
Kevin Nagle (2025)
Richard Tapp, LLB, LLM, MBA, FCIS, MCIArb, FRSA Solicitor (2025)

Appointed by the Senate
Dr Huw Barton (2023)
Dr Catherine Morley (2025) 
Professor Mark Purnell (2024)
Professor Jacqui Shaw (2024)

Appointed by the Court
Mehmooda Duke MBE DL (membership in suspense for 2022-2023)
Cathy Ellis (2023)
Dr Vijay Sharma, HND, PGDip, MA Vice-Chair of Council (2023)
Dr Sophie Dale-Black PhD, BSc; Vice-Chair of Council (2025)

The President of the Students’ Union
Rhiannon Jenkins (2023)

Appointed by the Alumni Association
Martin Cullen (2023)

Geoff Green, Registrar and Secretary

Assistant Secretary
Alison Benson

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