Afzal Ashraf’s diverse range of jobs included Aeronautical Engineering research and development in industry. A senior officer in the Royal Air Force, he was appointed to the Multi-National Force in Baghdad where he contributed to Political, Military and Economic strategy working at times directly for the US Ambassador and the Commanding General.
Paul is Director of Communications at the University of Cambridge, where he is responsible for managing the University’s global reputation. He has worked at a senior level in government, public sector bodies and the not-for-profit sector for more than a decade, with major communications leadership roles at Oxfam, Transport for London, the Department for International Development and the BBC.
Tere is the Director, External Relations at Southampton Solent University and is a member of the University Management Board. His remit covers all external relations, including marketing, communications, news media, alumni, development, community engagement, international and student recruitment. He has held senior level roles in both public and private sector education providers for more than a decade, across the UK, Australia and New Zealand.