Paul Feldman

Chief executive

My blog posts

Response to the Bell review

Many of the recommendations made in the report will go a long way towards giving people in the higher education sector the support they need. Data is at the... >>


I have been chief executive of Jisc since mid-October 2015. 

In January 2016, I was listed in The Sunday Times list of Britain's 500 most influential in the area of engineering and technology.


Before joining Jisc I was most recently an executive partner at Gartner UK, a technology research and advisory firm.

I spent over 20 years in financial services at Nationwide Building Society, Barclays Bank and First Data EMEA, both in IT and business roles.

I have also worked in knowledge-based IT companies including Thomson Reuters Legal UK and the Intellectual Property Office.  

Media coverage

Attracting students is increasingly about digital leadership
Education Technology, March 2017

'Borderless education' must become the new norm for UK universities
Times Higher Education, February 2017

Reaction: UK higher education sector responds to Ucas application figures
Times Higher Education, February 2017

UK universities ‘must embrace technology or risk falling behind’
Times Higher Education, February 2017