Business and people search

David Parkin on Sir Bob Murray, the IoD and the Cabinet

1st February 2013

Sir Bob Murray is Leeds Metropolitan University's new chancellor

Sir Bob Murray is Leeds Metropolitan University's new chancellor

SOMETIMES derided for being aloof and out of touch, our universities have never had the smoothest relationship with the business community.

So it was great to attend the inauguration of Sir Bob Murray as the new chancellor of Leeds Metropolitan University this week.

Quietly spoken and charming, former Sunderland football club chairman Sir Bob boasts a business pedigree stretching back 40 years in Yorkshire, co-founding one-time stock market darling Spring RAM, property group Sterling Capitol and kitchens firm Omega.......for the full story register now for free or login below...

Or Login to Read this Story


Latest Business News

Rudding Park launches pop-up restaurant

Rudding Park launches pop-up restaurant

24/06/2016Rachel Covill

Brexit: The view from Europe

Brexit: The view from Europe

24/06/2016Rachel Covill

Region reacts to Brexit vote

Region reacts to Brexit vote

24/06/2016Rachel Covill

70 jobs saved as city hotel sold

70 jobs saved as city hotel sold

24/06/2016Rachel Covill

Now we are out - what next?

Now we are out - what next?

24/06/2016Joanne Birtwistle

Read More News

 
TheBusinessDesk is a trading name of Regional Media Services Ltd.
A company registered in the UK, company number : 07111349 VAT Number : 124302954