Suhel is a career technician with 28 years of experience in providing technical services support to academia in higher education. He is a skilled and experienced leadership and management practitioner providing strategy-oriented analysis and improving efficiencies in operations, programmes and projects.
Suhel is currently leading the HEaTED (Higher Education and Technician Educational Development) programme at the National STEM Learning Centre. He is focused on delivering professional development for the UK technical workforce through the provision of subjectspecific continuous professional development, quality assured resources, on-line and physical networking, development of communities and partnerships with a wide range of organisations and individuals.
Previous roles include: Operations and Learning Services Manager, University of Westminster, 2014-17 Laboratory and Clinical Services Manager, Head of Unit, University of Westminster, 2012-14 Laboratory Manager and Head of Technical Services Unit, University of Westminster, 2008-12 Head Technician, University College London, 2005-08
Suhel has a strong academic record (Executive MBA with DISTINCTION) and professional standing (FELLOW of the Chartered Management Institute, FELLOW of the Institute of Science and Technology and CHARTERED SCIENTIST), which has enabled him to add new perspectives and ideas to achieve business goals.