Unity is strength and when there is teamwork and collaboration, wonderful things can happen – Mattie Stepanek

Inspired by innovation and collaboration, we work together to steer HE Innovate.

Paula Shaw – Academic Lead for HE Innovate

Paula is an HE Innovate Academic Lead and will have responsibility for helping to shape and steer the community so that it is engaging and pertinent to the needs of its members. With a strong background in delivering great online experiences, Paula will be engaging in a variety of community activities including webinars, sharing content, the HE Innovate awards, and overseeing the academic integrity of good practice, collaboration and research.

David Gilani – Academic Lead

David has recently joined HE Innovate as our new Academic Lead focusing on student experience. David is a keen collaborator and enjoys working with others in Higher Education, especially in the areas of student communications, engagement and experience. David will be engaging in webinar activity, content creation, and the HE Innovate awards.

Anna Jackson – Head of Customer Insights

Anna is Head of Customer Insights for Pearson UK Higher Education Services and leads a team that builds and shares insights with colleagues and other HE stakeholders. Anna’s work also involves partnering with other sector organisations.

Dan Ramsden – Communities and Stakeholder manager

Dan is the communities and stakeholder manager for Pearson UK Higher Education Services. Dan’s main responsibilities are to coordinate the HE Innovate community and facilitate opportunities for collaboration. Dan also manages our student research community allowing us to collaborate directly with students.