This register is maintained by the Clerk to the Board of Governors.

In order to ensure proper conduct of public business and in line with CUC Guidance Institutions are required to maintain and make publicly available a register of interests of all members of the governing body, the Clerk to the Board and Senior Officers associated with the work of the governing body. On an annual basis Governors, the Clerk and Senior Officers closely associated with the work of the governing body are invited to declare any interests which might conflict with the interests of the University or which they otherwise wish to declare.

This register includes declarations received up to 4th October 2019.



Name                                        Interest declared 
Mr Jim Barclay

Self-employed/significant shareholder: Jim Barclay Associates Ltd (Business and Transport Consultancy)
Consultancies: Teneo Consulting Ltd (retained Advisor); Whiteflare Ltd; Advisory and Risk Management Solutions Ltd: Do-Well Ltd; Cleeve Executive Ltd
Public appointment: HS2 Ltd
Fellow: Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy
Board member - Board of ForHousing
Director: Glyndwr Innovations Ltd
Son - Community Relationship Manager, Liverpool Science Park

Ms Ebony Banks

Elected Vice President of Wrexham Glyndwr's Students' Union, Trustee and Director: Wrexham Glyndwr Students' Union

Mr Paul Barlow

Chief Executive: Disclosure Services

Mrs Val Butterworth MBA*


Mr Jason Davies

Employed: Pervade Software Ltd
Director and shareholder: Hashtag Marketing Ltd; Safonda Ltd; and Cyber Wales Clusters Ltd. (University of South Wales)
Consultancies: NCSc i100 North Wales Ambassador; Welsh Government Advisor;  and STEM Ambassador
Trustee: North Wales Cyber Security Cluster; Cyber Wales
Member:  British Computer Society; Chartered Institute of Information Security; and Institute of Leadership and Management
Spouse: Employee of Glyndwr University

Mr Brian Everett**

Self Employed: Beverett Consulting, Trustee: Citizens Advice Bureau

Mrs Laura Gough Employed: Business Development Manager, Wrexham Glyndwr University
Mrs Claire Homard

Employed: Chief Officer, Educaion and Youth, Flintshire County Council

Mr Mike Harvey***

Employed: Ernst and Young: Accountant, Member: Association of Chartered and Certified Accountants

Mr Trevor Henderson***

Member: Institute of Chartered Management Accountants
Member: Chartered Governance Institute
Member :Chartered Management Institute

Mr Colin Heron

Employed: Associate Dean, Wrexham Glyndwr University
Self-employed: Entertainer, Technical Advisory: Calon FM

Mr Kieran Irwin

Elected President of Wrexham Glyndwr’s Students’ Union, Trustee and Director: Wrexham Glynd┼Ár Students’ Union

Mrs Celia Jenkins

Employed: Hacker UHY Hacker Young 
Member: Executive Committee of the League of Friends Robert Jones and Agnes Hunt Foundation Trust Hospital 
Chair of the North East Wales Magistrates;Youth Panel 
Member: Wrexham Local Youth Justice Area Youth Justice Panel 
Member: Bwrdd Glandwr Cymru (Canal and River Trust, Wales Advisory Board) 
Member: Lord Chancellor's North Wales Advisory Committee
Deputy Lieutenant (DL) for Clwyd
Spouse: Member of Council Chester University; Trustee  Llangollen International Musical Eisteddfod;

Professor Sandra Jowett

Non-Executive Director: Pennine Care NHS Foundation Trust
Emeritus Professor: University of Cumbria

Dr Jayne Mitchell

Self-employed: HE Policy and Practice Consultancy Services, 
Chair: Lincolnshire Physical Activity Taskforce, 
Consultant: Active Lincolnshire, 
Office for Students: Teaching Excellence Framework Panel member and Assessor

Mr Paul McGrady

Employed: Director Clwyd Alyn Housing Association 
Member: CIPFA, Independent Director: NEW Homes
Non-Executive Director: Well Fed
Board Member: Denbighshire Leisure

Mr Tim Mitchell***

Director and Shareholder: McLintocks Partnership Ltd and  McLintocks Ltd Wrexham, 
Honorary Secretary of the Chester & North Wales Society of Chartered Accountants, 
Member of the Wrexham POETS BNI Chapter, 
Member of the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB), 
Member of Wrexham Round Table, Member: ICEAW

Mrs Judy Owen

Trustee/Director: St Kentigern Hospice, Members: CIMA

Mrs Maxine Penlington OBE

Member: Former Heads of University Administration

Mr Bruce Roberts ****

Self employed: Bruce Roberts Accountants

Mr Askar Shiebani

Group Chief Executive Officer: Comtek Network Systems Ltd, 
Director and Shareholder: Deeside Business Forum Ltd, 
Director: Sorrento Networks Ltd, UK Fibre Connectivity Forum Ltd, and North Wales Science
Director and Shareholder: Barnwood Management Ltd, 
Member: Alyn and Deeside Constituency Labour Party, 
Member: CBI Wales

Mr David Subacchi

Self-employed writer, Local Authority
Foundation governor for St Mary's RC School, Wrexham (Voluntary), 
Justice of the Peace: Chair of the Central North Wales Bench, 
Member: Lord Chancellor’s Advisory Committee on the Welsh Language, 
Member: Education Appeals Panel for Wrexham County Borough Council,
Member: Board of RICS Wales (Professional Body) and Award Judge, 
Member: North Wales Executive Committee of IRRV (Professional Body),
Member: Magistrates Association Council and Adult Court Committee (Professional Body), 
Wife: Member of Offa Community Council and associated committees, Wrexham.

Mr David Sprake

Employed: Senior Lecturer, Glyndwr University
Director and significant shareholder: Client Informatics Ltd (Solicitor.Info) and Clickes SEO Ltd
Member: Energy Institute (Chartered Engineer)
Director:Glyndwr Innovations Ltd


* Clerk to the Board of Governors

**Co-opted member of the Human Resources Committee

***Co-opted member of Audit Committee

****Co-opted member of the Nominations and Governance Committee