NEUPC Welcome New Chair, Andy Stephens


We are pleased to announce Andy Stephens has been appointed as Chair of NEUPC. Andy, Director of Finance for Loughborough University, brings with him a wealth of expertise and knowledge in the sector. 


Andy Stephens is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales. Prior to his move to Loughborough, Andy worked in private sector finance roles across corporate recovery, hi-tech manufacturing, global telecommunications and IT development before moving to the public sector in 2007 as Director of Resources at Merseyside Police.

Andy is the current chair of the NEUPC and a board member and chair of the audit committee for the Manufacturing Technology Centre, part of the High Value Manufacturing Catapult. Andy supports learning and development for the sector through the British Universities Finance Directors Group and AdvanceHE’s Top Management Programme. Away from work Andy volunteers as a Community First Responder working alongside East Midlands Ambulance Service to attend life threatening medical emergencies in his local area (