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Title

Business Development Director (PEP)

Contact

WMG
University of Warwick
Coventry
CV4 7AL
T:   024 7657 4945
E:   Sue.Parr@warwick.ac.uk
W:   WMG Professional and Executive Education

Biography

Sue Parr is Business Development Director with a primary focus on Business Development for WMG's Professional and Executive Programmes.

Sue has worked in Higher Education for the last 12 years, and for most of that time has been responsible for growing units responsible for professional and executive education. She joins WMG from the Open University where she was Director of Executive Education having created and developed the unit which designs and delivers customised solutions for private and public sector organisations from SMEs to global businesses; and developed a portfolio of innovative online and blended programmes.

Sue has had many years of experience working with organisations in management learning and development, also coaching middle and senior managers in a range of organisations. Sue began her career in publishing, holding senior management and board roles in international companies. She later ran a small business creating e-learning courses, some of which were award winning, for organisations. Sue is a former University of Warwick student, graduating with a degree in English and European Literature, and she also studied at Henley School of Management and Aberdeen Business School.