Judge Profile

Jason Sinclair
Director of Executive Development
University of Buckingham

Jason is responsible for the preparation of Students/Graduates entry into the UK Labour Market, creation and delivery of training and coaching workshops, Employer Engagement and Business Networking/Careers related events at the University of Buckingham.

Jason is also Lead on development and promotion of The Business School CfPED (Centre for Professional and Executive Development) to Develop Directorship, and offer Consultancy based customised programmes. The University of Buckingham's existing Academic portfolio can pull together bespoke programmes of Short Courses with professional Certificates, Diplomas as well as Degree level qualifications for the Commercial Business Market.

Aside from work at the University, Jason is a passionate advocate of Youth Employability and Social Mobility, supporting the education charity Worktree.org as a Director and Trustee, working closely on engagement projects with schools like The Milton Keynes Academy, and supporting the charity The Bus Shelter MK as an Education and Employability Partner.

Jason comes to the panel as an Operational, Strategic Director and Consultant who has had experience within SME’s to Blue Chip Businesses.

As a University we are passionate about Business, we view it as important to support our Business Community as a whole and the University is perfectly placed and agile enough to do that, preparing and educating the next generation of Business Talent, supporting both Businesses and Students alike by helping create practical Internships and Placement Projects, and offering Professional and Executive courses to Businesses who want to grow and develop their people.

The University has Undergraduate Degree courses in Business, Accounting, Marketing, Law, Applied Computing, Psychology, Science, Humanities and Medicine (Plus Postgraduate and Professional Study).

The Awards really are a positive way for us to celebrate and engage more directly with a variety of SME’s, and I wish all the applicants the very best of luck.