Professor Stuart Croft is Vice-Chancellor and President of the University of Warwick, which employs nearly 6,500 people, has some 26,000 students, and a turnover over £600m per year.
Stuart joined Warwick in 2007 as Professor of International Security and has since served the University's Pro Vice- Chancellor, and subsequently as Provost.
Outside Warwick, Stuart is a member of the Coventry and Warwickshire Local Enterprise Partnership Board, where he is the co-chair of the Skills sub-committee.
He chairs the Board of the Equality Challenge Unit, the Higher Education sector agency that leads on equalities and diversity, as well as sitting on various Boards including the Russell Group, and The Guild of European Research Intensive Universities (a body of 18 institutions across the continent that Warwick led in establishing). He is also chair of the Midlands Innovation board (the group of the region's leading eight research intensive universities).