Meet the team

Working with De Montfort University (DMU) will give your business the right support to implement apprenticeships at your organisation, whether you intend to upskill current employees, or attract new recruits.

Contact our team of experienced business professionals who will work with you in partnership to deliver Higher and Degree Apprenticeships for your organisation.

Contact us 

For general enquiries please contact

If you are a member of DMU staff please call Organisational Development on x3900.


Stuart Hilton

Head of Commercial Partnerships

T: +44 (0)116 257 7895



Louise Donaghy

Head of Business Development and Executive Education, Leicester Castle Business School

T: +44 (0)116 207 8271



Alistair Catterall

Higher and Degree Apprenticeships Lead Academic Officer

Executive, Governance, & Legal Services 

T: +44 (0)116 207 8875



Mrs K Smith

Higher and Degree Apprenticeships Portfolio Officer

Executive, Governance, & Legal Services 



Jas Sandhu

Business Development Manager for Arts, Design and Humanities

T: +44 (0)116 366 4232



Dipa Patel

Business Development Manager for Business and Law

T: +44 (0)116 207 8957



Kate Watson

Business Development Manager for Business and Law

T: +44 (0)116 257 7793



Nadia Omar

Business Development Manager for Computing, Engineering and Media

T: +44 (0)116 207 8058



Alison Byrne

Apprenticeships Engagement Officer, Faculty of Business and Law

T: +44 (0)116 250 6389



Atika Kohli

Apprenticeships Assistant Officer, Faculty of Computing, Engineering and Media

T: +44 (0)116 250 6269



Lucy Coleby

Information and Communications Officer

T: +44 (0)116 207 8517




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