Stuart has a wide range of business experience, including heading strategic planning and corporate communications for a FTSE100 company. He is an experienced board member for organisations from a wide variety of sectors.
After a career in banking culminating in a role on the Executive Committee of Alliance & Leicester plc, Stuart now has a portfolio of non-executive and advisory roles. He is Deputy Chair of East Midlands Ambulance Service, a board director of East Midlands Chamber (Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire, Leicestershire) and a trustee of the Leicestershire & Rutland Community Foundation. He is also Chair of Governors at Wyggeston & Queen Elizabeth Sixth Form College in Leicester and has been a member of the Audit Committee of the University of Leicester.
His earlier career included working for HM Treasury, the Inland Revenue and a small management consultancy.