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), a trustee of the Leicestershire & Rutland Community Foundation. He is also on the Audit Committee of the University of Leicester and Deputy Chair of the board of governors at Wyggeston & Queen Elizabeth Sixth Form College in Leicester.
His earlier career included working for H M Treasury, the Inland Revenue and a small management consultancy.