Chief Operating Officer
The Chief Operating Officer is responsible for implementing a programme of transformational change - "Achieving Institutional Excellence".
Jenny Tucker was appointed as Interim Chief Operating Officer at the University of Liverpool in June 2018 and works closely with the Vice-Chancellor to provide strategic leadership to Professional Services.
In her previous role as Director of Facilities, Residential and Commercial Services she was responsible for a large and diverse portfolio including estates, a range of residential and commercial services, leisure facilities and the University’s botanic gardens.
Prior to arriving in Liverpool Jenny held a number of director roles at the University of Keele, where her responsibilities including strategic leadership of Keele Conference Park and Keele University Science and Business Park. She represented the university as a board member of the Local Enterprise Partnership, West Midlands CBI and Staffordshire County Council’s Strategy and Economic Development Board.
A life member of the Institute of Directors and a member of College and University Business Officers, she is also a director of the University of Liverpool’s energy and construction companies and a member of the University Council.