Dr Robert Warwick I split my time between running my own organisational development company (Metis Exploration Ltd) and academia. Previously I was Head of Strategic Change for NHS Blood and Transport, a national body within the UK’s healthcare system. I have held senior management roles in occupational health and safety, and prior to the NHS had held a number of consultancy roles. My first degree was in microbiology and virology and I have an MBA. I graduated with a doctorate in management having studied at the Complexity and Management Centre, University of Hertfordshire, UK in 2010. My dissertation was titled The Experience of Policymaking in Healthcare: the interaction of Policy Formulation and Frontline Staff Practice.
Dr Douglas Board I completed 18 years in executive search, including being deputy chairman of a 50 person London-based firm. I set up a new business in career change and was chair of Britain’s largest refugee and asylum charity. I have degrees in mathematics and statistics, and the first ten years of my career was spent as a policy adviser in the Treasury. I graduated with a doctorate in management having studied at the Complexity and Management Centre, University of Hertfordshire, UK in 2010. My dissertation was titled Senior Selection Interviewing:From Individual Skill and Intuition to Habitus and Practice.