Design and Delivery Sub-board

The Design and Delivery Sub-board is responsible for planning and delivery of the essential activities and services required for the first few months of the new organisation from April 2018 and the plans for the transfer of people, assets and pensions. It also has an important role in overseeing plans for programme communications and engagement, and seeking assurance that these plans align with the wider communications and engagement strategy and plan.

Membership

  • Chair: Anne Dixon - Programme Director, UK Research and Innovation
  • John Arnott - Director of Corporate Services, UK SBS
  • Bryony Butland - Deputy Director, Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS)
  • Diana Chaloner - HR Director, Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC)
  • Hugh Dunlop - Chief Operating and Finance Officer, Medical Research Council (MRC)
  • Ruth Elliot - Innovate UK
  • Rebecca Endean - Strategy Director, UK Research and Innovation
  • Andrew Lewis - Chief Operating Officer, Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC)
  • Philip Nelson - Chief Executive, Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC)
  • Neil Phimister - Financial Director, Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC)
  • Hilary Reynolds - Executive Director, Research Councils UK
  • Gary Stewart - Government Internal Audit Agency
  • David Sweeney - Director, Research, Education and Knowledge Exchange, Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE)
  • Jacqueline White - Programme Manager, Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS)