Conrad Gillespie

Conrad Gillespie 

Conrad Gillespie

Impact and Partnership Development Manager - MSc Data Science


Conrad joined the University in April 2017, as the Impact and Partnership Development Manager for Data Science.

Conrad is currently focused on launching a new MSc Data Science (Professional) programme. He is also supporting the development of a strategic Data Science Institute in order to help organisations grow their own Data Scientists and exploit the rapid advancements of Big Data, Artificial Intelligence, Data Science and Machine Learning.


Prior to joining the University, Conrad was the Innovation and Data Services Manager for South West Water. Conrad supervised three business improvement teams to develop and implement innovative, data-driven technical solutions (including drone aerial surveying services). Conrad was also previously the Project and Quality Assurance Manager for The Moneycorp Group and CAD Project Manager for Specsavers Optical Group.

Outside of work he enjoys surfing, photography, snowboarding, drones and stand-up paddleboarding.

Please feel free to contact Conrad to discuss the University’s Data Science aspirations. 

Contact details

Telephone 01392 72 3578
Building Hope Hall
Address Prince of Wales Road
Days worked Monday to Friday