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Robin Ghurbhurun

Managing Director - Further Education and Skills - Jisc

An experienced C-Suite executive serving the Further Education and Skills sector over four decades. Robin is responsible as the UK Executive lead, for Jisc Further Education and Skill Policy, Engagement and Member Support & Training Services for both further and higher education. Robin leads on Jisc’s strategy for building the digital leadership capacity within FE, HE and Skills institutions whilst also leading on the strategic engagement for FE and Skills with the Department for Education, UK Government departments, regional and combined authorities on policy, digital infrastructure planning and investment; plus, the strategic engagement and collaboration with other relevant agencies and digital suppliers.

Robin is an experienced and former College CEO, trustee and non-executive director while also having held positions as Chair of educational establishments and technology associations. Currently a Board member and Chair of the Curriculum and Standards Committee at West London College; he is also a Board member of the National Association of Licensed Paralegals.