Jamie develops partnerships across the university with industry, by matching the expertise and experience from across Edinburgh Napier’s schools to the needs of employers. He is a recognised expert in development of work-based learning, who links academics and industry to design, develop and deliver specialist courses which build the skills, knowledge, capability and capacity of the organisations we work with. This includes new academic programmes, accredited and non-accredited short courses, and the development and approval of training programmes delivered by external partners.
He is an experienced Project Manager and Consultant with a background of delivering strategic interventions for senior managers in digital innovation, of leading consultancy teams, and of managing multi-agency partnership projects for both national and international stakeholders. He has over 20 years’ experience of advising businesses, ranging from small start-ups to senior management teams in some of Scotland’s fastest growing companies.
Outside work, Jamie is an experienced mountain leader who has 'compleated' the Munros twice, and the Corbetts. He is also a passionate cyclist who rides over 10,000km each year.