Jackie Arnold

  • Pro Vice Chancellor: Region and Employer Engagement
  • The Senior Leaders Team, Vice Chancellor's Executive
 Jackie Arnold


Jackie previously worked as Corporate Responsibility lead (and prior to that Head of Strategy and Skills) or BAE Systems Submarines. A chartered accountant, Jackie has previously spent time in practice, public sector and private sector businesses.

Jackie is currently:

  • Vice Chair of the Cumbria Local Enterprise Partnership;
  • Partnership Member of the North West Business Leadership Team;
  • Non executive director of the Cumberland Building Society; and
  • Executive in residence at Lancaster University.

Jackie has worked with us as a Professor of Practice since February 2018, overseeing Business Growth and Strategic partnerships and the development of the new Institute for Business & Industry.