Patricia is a Senior Tutor and Course Co-ordinator for the Business Management degree. Patricia has 40 years business experience in corporate, public and privately owned small business. Key skills areas include operations management and process improvement. In 2003, she founded a small award winning consultancy practice working with start-ups and small business owners and teams improving operational performance. Patricia’s calm approach is valued by business owners who are skilled in their
area of expertise but lacking in business knowledge or training. Patricia delivers Entrepreneurship and Leadership of Business Ventures and supports final year students with Dissertation supervision. As part of the Innovation and Enterprise Department Innovation Bridge work Patricia has delivered funded consultancy to local small business in the local area. Patricia is known for a calm approach which is valued by business owners who are skilled in their area of expertise but lacking in business knowledge or training.