Head office provides corporate leadership and coordinates strategy, planning, performance management, reporting and external relations for the whole of NERC.
Teams in head office support NERC funding role, develop policy and administer funding to universities and public sector research institutes.
Head office also provides support services including finance, IT, people, estates and communications.
Our Executive Chair and operational directors are based in Swindon.
Professor Duncan Wingham
Projects & Commercial Director
Head of Head Office Operations
Chief Operating Officer
Dr Phil Heads
Interim Director, Research & Skills and Strategic Partnerships