Advisory Group

The Advisory Group provides strategic insight from key stakeholder groups, at local and national level in support of the aims and activities of the Civic University Network and the wider civic agenda.

Lord Bob Kerslake
Lord Bob Kerslake

Chair of the Advisory Group

Lord (Bob) Kerslake is Chair of the Board of Governors for Sheffield Hallam University. He also chairs the UK2070 Commission into city and regional inequalities as well as recently leading the UPP Foundation’s Civic University Commission. Before joining the Civil Service, Lord Kerslake received a knighthood for his services to local government, spending eight years serving the London Borough of Hounslow and then a further 11 years leading Sheffield Council.