Paul White

Paul White

Head of NCG Direct

Paul is the Head of NCG Direct with responsility for the overall strategic leadership and management of the team. He reports directly to the NCG Executive Board and sits on the HE Academic Board.

Paul has over 15 years experience in education, ranging from a teaching career in business and law to chairing HE Validation events.

Paul has a Masters Degree in Business & Information Technology , a Post Graduate Certificate in Education from the Open University and an LLB (Hons) Degree in Law from the University of Northumbria.

He is a member of the Institute of Leadership and Management and also a Member of the Institute for Learning.

His other activities and roles include:

Chairing the NCG Direct CIA Board, RSA Committee and the Curriculum Development team.

Paul Willard

Paul Willard

Business Development Manager

Paul is responsible for our commercial operations overseeing learner recruitment, employer engagement, account management, administration and finance for NCG Direct.

Paul has 20 years experience as a Commercial Manager, previous to working within the education sector, Paul was as a senior manager within the recruitment industry.

Paul is a passionate advocate of distance learning, having completed his level 7 diploma in Leadership and Management through traditional distance learning and more recently achieving PRINCE2 Practitioner certification and studying for a BA (Hons) Degree through supported online learning.

"As a busy, working professional with two active children I'm always on the go, distance and online learning has given me the opportunity over the years to expand my qualifications in line with career goals."

If you're considering embarking on a course with a distance/blended mode of study and want an informal conversation before enrolling, give either myself or one of the team a call and we'll be happy to discuss further.

Tel: 0191 226 6377


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Accountancy and Finance

Business and Leadership