Newcastle University Business School

Staff Profile

Les Tickner

Teacher

Background

I work for the Business School as an adjunct Associate Lecturer. This is my 6th Year here. Prior to this I had a long career in Civil Engineering then several years as an operational manager. My last position in industry before beginning to lecture was as an Environmental Services Manager with a workforce of 265 and an annual budget of £26m. I am Chief Executive of Eden Valley Associates UK Ltd a successful logistics consultancy.

My first degree is in Civil Engineering however I also hold an Honours Degree in Business Management and a PhD in Social Science.