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Dr. Wil Williams

Dr. Wil Williams

Chief Executive Officer

Wil is the Chief Executive Officer of Alacrity Foundation (UK) Wil is responsible for the strategic and operational development of the Foundation.  Before joining Alacrity Wil was a Director at the Abu Dhabi Education Council, United Arab …

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Caroline Thompson

Caroline Thompson

Head of Partnerships

As Head of Partnerships for the Alacrity Foundation (UK) Caroline is responsible for developing strategic relationships with key stakeholders and forging new cross-sector partnerships that enhance the Alacrity profile and programme offering.

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James Lewis

James Lewis

Head of Programme

As Programme Manager (UK) James is responsible for the day-to-day operational running of the programme, the development of the graduate teams and supporting the on-going strategic development of the Foundation.

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Katrina Cousins

Katrina Cousins

HR Manager

Katrina Cousins is responsible for the management of Human Resources and Health & Safety processes at Alacrity Foundation, she works closely with the teams helping them with company registrations, insurances and legal issues that can arise.

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Professor Simon J. Gibson, CBE, DL

Professor Simon J. Gibson, CBE, DL

Chairman, Alacrity Foundation

Simon is Chairman of the Alacrity Graduate Entrepreneurship Foundation and Chief Executive of Wesley Clover Wales. Before joining Wesley Clover, he was co-founder, President and CEO of Ubiquity Software Corporation, a pioneer in the development of…

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Sir Terry Matthews, OBE, OC

Sir Terry Matthews, OBE, OC

Patron

Sir Terry Matthews is the founder and Chairman of Wesley Clover International, a private, global investment management firm and holding company. Since 1972, Terry has founded or funded more than 100 companies. Early data networking giant Newbridge Networks …

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Trustees

Debra Williams

Trustee

Debra Williams started her career as an underwriter at Lombard North Central, before moving on to the Britannia Building Society and the data company NCR. Debra has worked at a management level at some the…

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Prof Hilary Lappin Scott OBE

Trustee

Professor Hilary Lappin-Scott OBE graduated from the University of Warwick (BSc and PhD) and then held Post-doctoral Fellowships in the UK and Canada before her appointment as Lecturer in Microbiology at the…

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Delyth Evans

Trustee

Delyth is a Board Member at Sport Wales and a public policy and strategy consultant. Previously, she was the Chief Executive of Smart Works, a UK charity supporting disadvantaged women back into employment…

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Dylan Matthews

Mentor

As a mentor at the Alacrity Foundation, Dylan Matthews works closely with our partners and assists the teams with gaining new business and contacts. Before joining Alacrity, Dylan worked at the Celtic Manor as the Chief …

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