Neil Wharmby

Lecturer, Chartered Manager Degree Apprenticeship Programme

Lancashire School of Business and Enterprise

GR243, Institute for Research and Employment, Greenbank Building

+44 (0) 1772 89 4784

Subject Areas: Business and Management

Neil (BA (Hons), MBA, PGCE, DMS, PG Dip, MCIMgr, and PRINCE2) has developed his skills through a wide variety of roles within business; including Leadership and Management, Project, Product and Change Management. Neil has a wide portfolio career, business contacts and is ideally placed to support students and develop their personal and professional skills.

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Neil’s engagement with the Chartered Manager Degree Apprenticeship programme includes drawing on his 28-years private and public sector environments coupled with a decade of University teaching experience as well as an external examiner and practitioner at other UK universities and international work in Singapore, Vietnam, Malaysia and Germany.

Neil draws on his expertise in leadership, work and organisational change management, strategic decision-making and the management of organisational information. This includes work at BT Plc and Telefonica O2UK, leading and managing operational and service relationship teams, gaining project management experiences and accreditation.

Neil is currently studying for his Doctorate in researching the field of 'Knowledge Workers Socio-Relationship with their Employers' and works very closely with The University of Central Lancashire’s ‘Leadership Hub’ commercial team. Neil is a Member of the Chartered Management Institute (MCMI).

Neil is a former Head of School Governors, past Director and Company Secretary of a Limited Golf Club and an active member of Turton Rotary Club, in Bolton. Neil is married with three daughters and is a proud grandfather.

  • Member of The Chartered Management Institute
  • PRINCE 2

Research Activities

Knowledge Workers Social Relationships with SME Leaders and Managers