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Our people

Andy Kaye

Chair of the NOVUS Trust & Chief Executive of Bis Henderson

Andy is a graduate in Business Studies and Marketing.  He joined NFC as a management trainee and undertook a number of roles with NFC and Excel before joining the Storehouse Group.  At Storehouse h...

David Leach

NOVUS Programme Director, The University of Huddersfield

Programme Leader for the NOVUS Logistics and Supply Chain Management course at the University of Huddersfield.
As well as responsibility for co-ordinating the academic aspects of the NOVUS c...

Dr Lucy Rackliff

NOVUS Programme Director, Aston University

Lucy joined Aston University in 2013, prior to which she worked for Centro, the West Midlands Integrate Transport Authority, as part of the Educationa and Communities Team. Lucy has worked at a num...

Bethany Fovargue

NOVUS Operations Manager

Bethany joined NOVUS in early 2017, as Operations Manager. As Operations Manager, Bethany is responsible for maintaining links between students, sponsors and universities, ensuring that the promoti...

Chris Fenton

Managing Director Industrial and Transport, Wincanton

Chris Fenton, Managing Director Industrial and Transport, began his Wincanton career as an industrial placement student at the company’s Corby shared user site. As an International Transport ...

Professor Ed Sweeney

Professor of Logistics, Head of Engineering Systems and Management (ESM) Group, and Director of the Aston Logistics & Systems Institute

Ed Sweeney is Professor of Logistics, Head of the Engineering Systems & Management (ESM) Group and Director of the Aston Logistics & Systems Institute at Aston University. In this capacity he leads...

Sally Hill

Director of Primary Distribution, Travis Perkins

I work within Supply Chain at Travis Perkins as Director of Primary Distribution, with responsibility for the Omega and Gowerton Road Primary Distribution Hubs (PDHs). The PDHs are a core part of t...

Dr Witold Bahr

Researcher and educator, Aston University

Witold joined Aston University as a researcher in 2014, following successful completion of his PhD. His research inetrests include radio frequency technology (RFID), warehousing, technologies in su...

Chris Kingshott

Strategic Programmes Director, Kuehne + Nagel

Chris has over 30 years experience in the supply chain industry at senior management and executive positions with BOC, Wincanton and Kuehne + Nagel. Having successfully led Manufacturing and Indust...

Chris Chaplin


Having worked for blue chip companies such as BOC, EXEL Logistics, Sainsbury’s, Gap inc. and Premier Foods, Chris has now set up a new consultancy business, helping clients such as M&S and Howdens ...

Neil McConchie

MD and Founder, Lloyd Fraser Holdings

Neil left a position of Divisional Director with Tesco plc, and founded the business in 1987 with the benefit of a two year BWS distribution contract from Asda stores, located in aircraft hangers o...