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Simon Donoghue

Simon Donoghue

Simon Donoghue

Lead Consultant


Skype: simdono

Simon has over 20 years senior level professional and academic experience gained within HE. Prior to joining SUMS Simon's positions included Head of the Strategy Project Group (University of Leeds), Chief Executive for the White Rose University Consortium, and Board Member for the US National Consortium for Continuous Improvement. 


Simon was awarded a Leadership Foundation Fellowship for his work on Effective Strategy Implementation, which was internationally showcased and published widely. He has consulted for a wide range of international universities and continues to use this experience for the benefit of SUMS members.


Simon brings energy and structure to complexity and uncertainty – and thrives on working upon complex change initiatives. Outside of work Simon brings this energy to regularly competing in road and track cycling events. Simon is based in North Yorkshire and works with a wide range of SUMS Members on strategic change initiatives.