Elaine joined Saïd Business School in January 2016 as Director of Custom Executive Education from a background in management consulting and professional services with Deloitte. She has worked with a wide range of leading organisations to architect and deliver transformational change programmes. Most recently she was founder and CEO of Via, a recruitment start up with a marketplace platform model.
In an advisory capacity Elaine has worked with Oxford Saïd since 2013, and was part of the Deloitte team that delivered the School’s Strategy for Executive Education. She joined the International Advisory Board to the School in 2014.
As Director of Custom Executive Education, Elaine is responsible for the portfolio of clients that the School delivers Custom Executive Education to throughout the world. Oxford Saïd is known for its authentically bespoke and partnership approach to programme design. Elaine’s team facilitates input from across the School to create tailored programmes, designed to meet the needs of individual organisations.
Elaine has a DPhil from Hertford College, Oxford, a First Class Honours Degree from the University of Aberdeen, and Postgraduate Diplomas from the University of Birmingham and DeMontfort University. She has variously been an entrepreneur; management consultant; public servant; and rock scientist. She is passionate about supporting individuals and organisations to realise their potential.
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