Staff Profile

Christine Younger

Commercial Projects Team Manager


As the Central Project and Services Manager, I manage the team responsible for the University's commercial income.  This includes:

  • consultancy
  • commercial research
  • tenders
  • Continuing Professional Development CPD


Prior to joining the Newcastle University, I worked in the finance, legal and insurance industries for 10 years.  I joined Newcastle University in 1996 and worked in the Finance Department for 9 years.  During my time in Finance I qualified as an Accountant.

In 2005 I became KTP Manager.  I work closely with Academics in growing the University's portfolio of KTPs.   Newcastle has a strong track record and reputation in delivering successful KTPs.


  • Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants
  • Member of the Association of University Administrators