Michael is key operational lead in the delivery of the European Commission’s Erasmus+ programme, with a focus on Vocational Education and Training. He has over 15 years' experience of working in European programme and account management.
research, consulting, programme
management and communications
services focussed on the development,
delivery and evaluation of public policy.
Chris is responsible for the development of the business and its contribution to the growth of the Ecorys Group. He has extensive experience in the design, delivery and evaluation of urban and regional development policy, programmes and projects.
Chris oversees activities across EU and UK programme management, communications and digital contracts. His specific responsibilities include being Deputy Director for the Erasmus+ National Agency in the UK.
Nicola is responsible for our Policy and Research team and their portfolio of projects for public and voluntary sector clients. Coming from a social policy background, her policy interests are in health and wellbeing, ageing, social inclusion and social media.
Darren manages Ecorys UK’s international development team and our offices in Bangladesh, Zambia, Zimbabwe and Lesotho. The projects he oversees in these and other countries are in the areas of governance, livelihoods, environment and monitoring and evaluation.
Malcolm leads the Finance team and is involved in all aspects of financial and corporate decision making. Combining extensive financial expertise from a ‘big 4’ background and project management ability, Malcolm's initiatives stem from an interest in opportunities for new ventures to maximise at every opportunity ways to sustain long term business growth.
Michael TruemanErasmus+ Team Leader, Technical Assistance
Richard LiebrechtsDirector, Oxford Intelligence
Richard is an operational and board director of Oxford Intelligence. He specialises in all aspects of foreign investments and (free) zones development, and is a leading expert for wider consulting projects for Oxford Intelligence and Ecorys.
Vicki DonlevyDirector - EU28 Market, Policy and Research
Vicki coordinates the EU28 market across Ecorys UK, and leads on EU28 work in the fields of employment, social inclusion, education and training, and non-discrimination.
Korina CoxDirector, Policy and Research
Korina leads on Ecorys UK’s enterprise and growth work, and contributes to large-scale evaluations across policy fields. She has a research background in evaluation of area-based interventions and her interests include enterprise, development, employability and social inclusion.
Aydin OzgulDirector, Communications and Public Diplomacy, Technical Assistance
Aydin is responsible for Information, communications and public diplomacy projects, as well as international business development, in the Technical Assistance team. He is also the Ecorys Group's Account Manager for information and communications projects.
Gregor MacKinnonDirector, International Development
Gregor is a senior manager, responsible for project management and leading the delivery of international development projects in a range of countries. Project Director: Independent Monitoring and Evaluation Programme Nigeria. Managing Director, PMTC Zambia. Project Director: Support to the Bureau for Reintegration, Moldova.
Jane NimmoTechnical Director and Framework Contract Director, Technical Assistance
Jane is a highly experienced project and programme manager, who specialises in overseeing work for the European Commission. She currently manages pan-European communications projects which include campaign development, design and production of digital and print publications, audiovisual products and events.
Jonathan FranceAssociate Director, Policy and Research
Jonathan leads the team’s research in the fields of culture, sport and development, and is a specialist in conducting mixed-methods evaluation studies. His research improves policy at national, European and international levels.
Laurie DayDirector, Policy and Research
Laurie leads Ecorys' children, young people and families research. His main areas of expertise include child participation; family intervention, safeguarding, and multi-agency partnership working between children’s services and schools.
Rachel BrackwellAssociate Director, Programme Management UK Markets, Technical Assistance
Rachel has 20 years' programme management experience specialising in UK social policy grant management and EU funding, including programme start-up and systems development.
Tim FoxAssociate Director, Local and Regional Development
Tim leads on Ecorys’ work around local and regional development at both the UK and EU level. He has 19 years' experience working for the Commission and national and local Government in the UK.
Dani MarunovicFinance Director, International Development
Dani is responsible for leading financial strategy and management of the International Development Division including oversight of country offices in Zambia , Bangladesh and Zimbabwe.
Ian AtkinsonAssociate Director for Employment and Labour Market Policy, Policy and Research
Ian leads on Ecorys’ employment and labour markets work in the UK. His research background and interests include employability interventions, social inclusion and results-based payment mechanisms.
Carolyn HayDirector, Digital Team.
An experienced director in programme management, Carolyn is Director of Digital Services at Ecorys and Director of the EPALE (Electronic Platform for Adult Learning in Europe) contract.
Russell PeacockAssociate Director, Programme Management Specialist, Technical Assistance
Russell is an experienced programme manager who has managed wide range of UK grant programmes, covering regeneration, sports and families.
Jan AulehleAssociate Director, International Markets, Technical Assistance
Jan manages information and communications projects, and contributes to international business development. He has over 10 years of experience in EU-funded TA programmes in the UK, EU28 and Enlargement countries, and key areas of his work include education and training, employment and social inclusion.
Ashfa SlaterAssociate Director, Programme Management
Ashfa is Programme Director for the Health & Social Care Volunteering Fund (Department of Health). She is responsible for programme management and ensuring the strategic learning is evaluated, disseminated and communicated effectively to policy-makers.
Sarah BarnettSenior Research Consultant/Survey Expert, Policy and Research
Sarah is responsible for the Survey offer within the Policy and Research team. She has extensive experience in survey design, management and analysis, and is responsible for managing Ecorys’ Computer Assisted telephone Interviewing (CATI) Unit based at the Keele Office.
David RegecziSenior Consultant, Oxford Intelligence
David is a strategic advisor specialising in investment promotion and capacity-building for economic agencies around the world.
Andrew ClutzDirector, Americas, Oxford Intelligence
As Director of the Americas operation, Andrew has advised international trade and investment agencies on all aspects of operation. He also works with technology firms on business expansion initiatives.
Louise ScottAssociate Director, Policy and Research
Louise is an economist with over 12 years of experience in public policy research and evaluation. Her research interests include economic development, environment, transport, culture and heritage.
Faye Hindle-LewisAssociate Director and Erasmus+ Team Leader – Communications, Technical Assistance
Faye is a communications and technical assistance specialist with over 13 years' experience. She currently manages UK-wide strategies to increase engagement and impact for the Erasmus+ programme, including social media, websites, events and publications.
Nick supports Ecorys UK’s International Development work in Southern Africa which includes business development, delivery of several major Ecorys initiatives and technical work in the area of livelihoods, environment and natural resource management.
Kevin RobinsonAssociate Director and Erasmus+ Team Leader, Technical Assistance
Kevin has 18 years' experience of implementing European programmes in the UK, providing funding to support collaborative activities to improve quality in the fields of education, training and youth.
Lucy JonesHead of Corporate Location, Oxford Intelligence
Lucy manages the production of Oxford Intelligence’s Lead Generation services, which focus on identifying and researching companies in expansion mode. She is also part of the Oxford Intelligence training cadre.
Julia CoxOperations Director, Oxford Intelligence
A co-founder of Oxford Intelligence in 1996, Julia has 20 years’ experience of using systems to extract corporate, industry sector-specific and FDI-related information for the benefit of inward investment agencies.
Peter LemagnenManaging Director, Oxford Intelligence
Following a career in international corporate marketing, Peter co-founded research-led FDI consultancy Oxford Intelligence in 1996 to pioneer the use of online intelligence systems specialising in the support of economic development agencies worldwide.
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