Robin Newton-Syms

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Director of Hedley Newton Group and Clerk to the Governing Board, Wigan and Leigh College

Robin is the Clerk to the Governing Board for Wigan and Leigh College. He was previously Executive Director of the Lancashire Colleges Principals' Group. He was the first National Director of Communications for the Learning and Skills Council and a former Head of Communications for the Further Education Funding Council. He has also worked in both university and local government sectors.

He has over 30 years corporate communications and marketing experience, specialising in reputation management before it became fashionable, and is a member of the Chartered Institute of Public Relations and a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Marketing and the Royal Society for Arts.