• Preparation of innovation policy and 'thought leadership' white papers and briefings for international industrial consortia. Topics include 'digital oilfields', 'electric mobility', employee 'lone working', 'the Internet of Things', 'business value creations'.

• Preparation of a revised Student Complaints Procedure for a university.

• Expert advice to the Republic of Kosovo Accreditation Agency on quality and standards.

• Set-up and interim management of London Workforce Development to expand high level skills in the London workforce.

• Review and restructuring of a university faculty including the preparation of a user specification for a major £40m new capital building in Liverpool completed in 2009.

• Review of the National Student Survey (NSS) process for the UK national Funding Councils.

• Assistance to the University of Wales, Trinity St David (then Lampeter), with its strategic planning and merger including a leading role in senior management and Council consultative events.

• Contribution to a major project on the Future size and shape of higher education in the UK in 20 years time with a particular 'lead' on employer demand for skills.

• Review of a science park for its funding partners – a City Council and two universities.

• Review of the Research Information Network (RIN) for its funders - the four HE Funding Councils, eight Research Councils and three National Libraries.

• Assessing the Impact of the Teaching Quality Information initiative on HE institutions in England and Northern Ireland. A research project involving interviews with a wide cross section of people including partners and stakeholders and two national consultative seminars.

• Independent consultant to the Office of Science and Technology (OST) review of Research Councils UK. and featuring in the House of Commons Science and Technology Select Committee report 'The Work of Research Councils UK'.

• Preparation of the submission from Universities UK to the Chancellor of the Exchequer's 'Lambert Review of Business – University Collaboration'.

• Development of a prototype web-based National Art Collection drawing upon the CNAA Collection and 'hidden' collections of significance.