Chair of the review: Professor David Greenaway

Information about Professor David Greenaway, chair of the Shape of Training review.

David Greenaway is the sixth Vice-Chancellor of The University of Nottingham. The University has over 34,000 students and a turnover in excess of £500 million. In addition, Nottingham has full campuses in China and Malaysia, where there are a further 9,000 students.

Professor David Greenaway

Professor Greenaway is an Economist who was Chairman of the Armed Forces’ Pay Review Body from 2004 until March 2010, having been a member of the Body since 1998. He was also a Member of the Senior Salaries Review Body 2004 to 2010.

Other public service appointments have included non-Executive positions on National Health Service Boards and advisory positions to various Government Departments. He has also acted as a consultant to the World Bank, the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), the European Commission, the United Nations, and HM Treasury.

More recently, he has joined the Asia Task Force, a high-level body helping to boost UK exports and investment in Asian countries and is a Deputy Lieutenant of Nottinghamshire.

Professor Greenaway’s research interests are in the area of international trade and cross border investment. He has published more than 150 scientific papers in refereed journals and authored or edited 40 books.

He has served on three Research Assessment Panels (chairing two) for Economics and Econometrics; served on the Council of ESRC; and on the Council and Executive of the Royal Economic Society.