Head office provides corporate leadership and coordinates strategy, planning, performance management, reporting and external relations for the whole of NERC.
Teams in head office support NERC funding role, develop policy and administer funding to universities and public sector research institutes.
Head office also provides support services including finance, IT, people, estates and communications.
Our chief executive and operational directors are based in Swindon.
Professor Duncan Wingham
Projects & Commercial Director
Head of Head Office Operations
Chief Operating Officer
Professor Tim Wheeler
Director of Research & Innovation
Director of Corporate Affairs
& change management