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The team is made up of people, working on areas of policy, research, resources and communications. Find out who you need to talk to and how to contact them.

Get in touch

For policy and research enquiries >

GaryL websiteGary Loke, Director of Knowledge, Insights, Innovation and Delivery

Telephone: 020 7438 1024


amandaa-websiteAmanda Aldercotte, Head of Knowledge and Research

Telephone: 020 3870 6011


DavidB websiteDavid Bass, Associate Director for Scotland, Wales and Ireland

Telephone: 01313 223 736


KevinKevin Guyan, Researcher

Kevin works on the development, analysis and delivery research initiatives.

Telephone: 020 7438 1022


Twitter: @kevin_guyan

annei-websiteAnne Ireson, Programme Adviser Scotland

Anne provides policy support to the Scotland office.

Telephone: 01313 223735


Sukhjit Kainth, Training and Learning Adviser

Sukhjit provides strategic and operational support to the development of training and learning services.

Telephone: 020 3870 6018


JessMJessica Moody, Senior Policy Adviser

Jessica leads on social mobility, religion and belief, and sexual orientation.

Telephone: 020 3870 6013


StephanieM-websiteStephanie Millar, Programme Adviser Scotland

Stephanie works with universities and colleges in Scotland.

Telephone: 01313 223 736


ClareP websiteClare Pavitt, Training and Learning Manager

Clare is responsible for developing training and learning resources.

Telephone: 020 7269 6543


EllenP websiteEllen Pugh, Senior Adviser

Ellen Pugh has many years of experience working on equality issues especially related to gender and gender identity. Ellen works part-time on Tuesday, Wednesdays and Thursdays. Ellen can also be contacted for race and disability related queries.

Telephone: 020 7438 1018


Kay Steven, Programme Adviser Scotland

Kay provides policy support to the team working with universities and colleges in Scotland.

Telephone: 01313 223738


For Athena SWAN and Equality charter enquiries >

RuthEG-websiteRuth Gilligan, Associate Director –  Equality Charters

Telephone: 020 7269 6546


JamesL-website(2)James Greenwood-Lush, Head of Athena SWAN

James has responsibility for Athena SWAN in the UK and Ireland.

Telephone: 020 7269 6547


Lizzy Allman, Equality Charters Adviser

Lizzy provides support to the operation and development of the Athena SWAN charter.

Telephone: 020 3870 6022


Annie Ruddlesden, Equality Charters Adviser 

Annie provides support to the operation and development of the Athena SWAN charter.

Telephone: 020 7269 6542


Tamara Szucs, Athena SWAN Programme Adviser

Tamara provides support to the operation and development of the Athena SWAN charter, with a particular focus on Ireland.

Telephone: 020 3870 6016


For communication, engagement and media enquiries >

Arianna Franculacci, Resources Officer (Events)

Arianna provides events support to the external relations teams and resources support to the resources team.

Telephone: 020 7438 1023


For resources, business development and general enquiries >
JulietA websiteJuliet Adams, Head of Resources

Juliet’s role encompasses responsibility for finance, HR and facilities. Juliet is also Company Secretary to the Board of Directors.

Telephone: 020 7438 1014


JoyH websiteJoy Henry, Office Coordinator (London) 

Joy provides support and administrative assistance to staff.

Telephone: 020 7438 1010