Arden University, UK. Arden University has announced the appointment of Carl Lygo as Vice Chancellor and CEO. Carl is a Professor of Law and Barrister with extensive experience in higher education having held numerous management positions in the sector. He was the founding vice-chancellor of BPP University and served as the CEO of BPP Holdings until 2017, during a period which saw BPP successfully acquire university status and taught degree awarding powers. Carl was voted one of the ‘Top 50 Most Influential people in UK Higher Education’ for 2015 by Wonkhe. He was previously also on the board of the Office for Students, having served as non-executive member of the board of the Higher Education Funding Council for England. In 2018, he was appointed as Executive Chair of the Board of Governors at the University of Applied Sciences Europe in Germany and Chairman of Global University Systems’ Public Affairs Committee. He is an Association of Colleges Global Medal winner and was honoured with the ‘Outstanding Contribution by an Individual’ title at the EducationInvestor Awards 2018.
Moved within/to: Arden University
On: April 2019