Gillian Burch

+44 (0) 1382 386546
Partnerships Development Manager
Contact for developing existing partnerships and consideration of new projects.


Gillian has an MA in Geography and an MBA. Gillian started her career in economic consulting, and economic development in local government focussing on inward investment and inward investment marketing. Before leaving local government her remit expanded to managing a projects team working in diverse business sectors.

Upon joining the university her role was initially as Marketing Manager for the university’s technology transfer office; she was subsequently Business Development Manager in Medicine, Dentistry and Nursing, and Art, Science and Engineering. This role entailed project managing the development of new educational programmes and international educational international partnership projects.

As Business Development Manager with in EPDU Gillian is responsible for the developing collaborations with international partners.