University of Nottingham Ningbo China
Strategy 2020
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Strategy Governance


UNNC Strategy 2020 Advisory Group

The UNNC Strategy 2020 Advisory Group is made up of key stakeholders of the University from a diverse range of backgrounds. Members include senior managers, academics, professional services staff, alumni, and representatives from the University’s vibrant student body. It acts as a governing body to oversee and advise on the University’s strategic implementation and delivery and aims to practice our key strategy of “student as partner”, “people at the centre” and “life-long UNNCer”.

Major Responsibilities

  • Provide a source of advices and troubleshoots to strategy intervention portfolio owners on university priorities and key activities during the strategy implementation process.
  • Share and incorporate first-hand empirical insights, expertise, experience and innovative ideas as key stakeholders of the University.
  • Serve as a platform for information dissemination and transparency to elaborate and announce key developments and activities ongoing at the University.

Meeting Frequency

The UNNC Strategy 2020 Advisory Group meets quarterly to review the strategy implementation progress.


Professor Chris Rudd (Chair)

Provost and Pro-Vice-Chancellor

Professor Stephen Morgan

Associate Provost (Planning)

Professor Simon Appleton

Professor of Economics, Head of School of Economics

Dr. Peter Morgan

Associate Professor in organisational Behaviour, Associate Dean of NUBS

Dr. Yunming Yang

Associate Professor in Civil Engineering

David Lewis

Preliminary Year Tutor in International Business, CELE

Dennis Jia

Mechanical Engineering Technician

Polly Lu

Deputy Director of Global Recruitment and Marketing

Xi Lai

Trade and Investment Officer

Matumelo Tintswalo Wilkin

International PhD student

Boyi Zhang

Domestic undergraudate student

Kexin Zeng

Domestic undergraduate student

Sirong Wu

Domestic undergraduate student

Yuanxin Jin

PG student

Feifang Liang

Marketing Department, Grand Resources Group; MSc International Business (2016)

Gary Chen

Senior Regional Officer for Zhejiang, British Consulate-General Shanghai; BA International Studies (2010)

Yechao Shen

Managing Director, MS Power GmbH, MA International Business and Management (2009)

 Ye Jin

Import Industry Manager, Maersk Line (Greater China); BA International Studies (2010)