Aidan Grills

Aidan has been the Chief Executive at LUU since 2009. He is responsible for the overall leadership of strategy, resources and governance and has a broad interest in higher education and the charity sector.

A Chartered Fellow and member of the CMI, Aidan also holds a number of trustee and voluntary positions. He is the Vice-Chair of the NUS UK Charity Board, and a member of the Student Engagement Partnership Board, funded by HEFCE. Aidan is also a Governor at Leeds Trinity University and Chair of the Coordinating Council at the Salvation Army.

Aidan's expertise lies in leading teams, charity governance and developing strategy. He has two young sons and is a member of The Salvation Army with whom he volunteers and plays in the brass band.