Governance and compliance


Operations Committee: membership

Information regarding the membership of the UCL Operations Committee.

On this page you will find the details of :

Ex Officio members

Vice-President (Operations) (Chair)
Aimie Chapple

Chief of Staff, Office of the President and Provost (or nominee)
Megan Gerrie

Chair, Sustainability Sub-committee
Jason Clarke

Director of Finance Business Partnering
Thomas Turner / Deepan Banati

Director, EDI
Lesley Houfe (interim)

General Counsel
Natasha Lewis

University Secretary
David Pacey 

Director of Legal Services
Alex Hall

Directors of Professional Services

Executive Director, PS Hub
Graham Keel

Executive Director, Estates Operations
Ian Dancy

Executive Director, Estates Development
Julie Whetton

Chief People Officer
Donna Dalrymple 

Chief Information Officer
Andy Smith

Director, Commercial
Ian Galloway

Student Services
Sarah Cowls

Director, Biological Services
Mike Brown

UCL East Operations Lead
Helen Fisher

Executive Director, Strategic Change

Executive Director, Faculty Operations
Beth Beasant

Nominated members

Vice-President and Vice-Provost offices

Nominee of the Vice-President (Advancement) Office
Rebecca Whitham (2)

Nominee of the Vice-President (External Engagement) Office
Georgina Cade (2)

Nominee of the Vice-President (Strategy) Office
Clare Foyle (-)

Nominee of the Vice-Provost (Education and Student Experience) Office

Nominee of the Pro-Provost (Health)

Nominee of  Library, Culture, Collections & Open Science
Dr Paul Ayris

Nominees of the Vice-Provost (Research, Innovation and Global Engagement) Office:
Research - Jeremy Barraud (2)
Research and Innovation Services - Claire Glen (-)
Global Engagement Office - Ciaran Moynihan (2)
Innovation & Enterprise - Dr Kathryn Walsh (2)

Deans' nominees

Arts and Humanities
Julie Smith (2)

Brain Sciences
Geoff Dunk (2)

Built Environment
Sian Lunt (2)

UCL Institute of Education
Simon Buller (2)

Engineering Sciences
Sara Collins (2)

Dr Thea Gibbs (2)

Life Sciences
Suzy Adcock (2)

Mathematical and Physical Sciences
Donna Williamson (2)

Medical Sciences
Marion Atkinson (0)

Population Health Sciences
Tansy Jones (2)

Social and Historical Sciences
Katy Hamilton (interim) (-)

One Student member nominated by the Students' Union:

  • Mary McHarg


  • Olivia Whiteley