Simon DennySupply Chain Open Education Academy Co-Director
Simon served in the British Army from 1976 – 1986. He then joined Tesco where he was part of the team that redesigned training for the distribution branch. He moved into Higher Education in 1992 and worked for the University of Northampton until 2018, latterly as Executive Dean. In 2010 Simon gained The Queen’s Award for Enterprise Promotion. Simon provides expert consultancy helping companies measure and enhance their social impact.
Liam FassamDirector - Consulting & Development
Liam is a thought leader, researcher and implementer of collaborative logistics and supply chain solutions that embrace a systems and social value view, supported with knowledge from a Military, Senior Management and Academic career spanning over 30 years. He is also engaged as the expert adviser to SeaFish (DEFRA) in the area of food supply chain, advises the European Commission on Food supply chain operations, supported the All-Party Sustainable Resource Group in Westminster on Circular Supply Chain and Food Security (APSRG), has advised to the Governments Office For Science, All-Party Parliamentary Freight transport group (APFT) and the Connected Places Catapult on Freight and transport futures. He has twice been awarded the title of ‘Global Social Media Influencer’ in the field of Supply Chain Management.
Richard BingleyAcademic Director and CEO of Global Cyber Academy
Three published books, including IT Governance’s top-seller, The Security Consultant’s Handbook. Government communications, events management and IT sector experience for more than a decade, then operational close protection experience at London 2012, Sochi 2014, and other global mega-events. Senior Lecturer, Security & Resilience, Buckinghamshire New University 2012-15. Course Leader, MA Management & Leadership and Director of Business School (2015-17). Fellow of Higher Education Academy (FHEA). PhD study in entrepreneurship and war zones with the triple accredited University of Leeds Business School (LUBS). Media commentator and broadcaster on security and cyber issues.