Nick Shanahan, Deputy Director of Finance and Operations at the
Natural Environment Research Council, is set to join NatCen Social
Research as Director of Finance and Business Planning on 2 July
Nick will bring to NatCen Social Research extensive experience of strategic and financial planning. Prior to joining the Natural Environment Research Council in 2010 he was with the Ministry of Defence, latterly in a number of senior Finance roles.
Chief Executive, Penny Young said: "We're delighted that Nick is joining NatCen Social Research. His recent experience at a research council, together with his wide ranging business management expertise at the MOD and leadership roles will be critical to helping us deliver on our mission in a challenging external environment."
Nick Shanahan said: "I'm really looking forward to working with NatCen Social Research staff in developing the business whilst maintaining the highest quality of research for which it is rightly renowned."