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Wendy Appleby

Who to contact

Nick McGhee - Assistant Secretary

for agendas and minutes; apologies for absence
+44 (0)20 3108 8217


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List of officers authorised to witness use of the UCL Seal

UCL Regulation for Management 18.3 provides as follows:

  • Except as provided in Regulations 18.6-18.11 below, the Seal shall not be affixed to any deed or document except in the presence of one Member of the Council, and one authorised officer of UCL. The Registrar, as the UCL officer designated by the Council under Regulation 18.1 above, shall maintain a list of other UCL officers authorised for this purpose.

Officers authorised to witness sealings under the above Regulation are as follows:

Vice-Provost (Operations)
Mr Rex Knight

Vice-Provost (Development)
Mrs Lorraine Houlihan 

Estates Division
Mr Kevin Argent (Head of Programme Safety)
Mr Andrew Grainger (Director, UCL Estates)
Mr Richard Jackson (Director, Safety and Sustainability)
Ms Sian Minett (Director, Estates Portfolio and Business Services)
Mr Duncan Palmer (Head of Estate Strategy)
Mr Colin Plank (Director, Property & Accommodation)
Mr Geoff Prudence (Director, Facilities & Infrastructure) 
Mr Stephen Wells (Deputy Director, UCL Estates)

Finance and Business Affairs
Mr Simon Griffiths (Deputy Director, Legal Services) 
Mr Phil Harding (Director, Finance & Business Affairs)
Mr Mark Hopley (Finance Director, Central & Professional Services)
Ms Natasha Lewis (Director of Legal Services)
Ms Liz Mooney (Divisional Manager)
Mr Matthew Swales (Senior Financial Controller)

Student and Registry Services
Ms Wendy Appleby (Registrar)
Mr Nick McGhee (Assistant Director (Governance and Secretariat))
Mr Derfel Owen (Director of Academic Services)


September 2016
Wendy Appleby (Registrar and Secretary to Council)
Nick McGhee (Assistant Secretary to Council))

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