Debra Gingell is the Business Development Manager (CPD) within the Business Engagement and Entrepreneurship Directorate. She is actively engaging with local businesses, external training providers and academic staff at the University of Suffolk to develop a portfolio of Continual Professional Development (CPD) and short courses.
Debra graduated From Oxford Brookes University in 1999 with a BA (Hons) degree in Business Administration and Management and went on to complete a PGCE (Business, Post 16) at the University of East London. She has spent more than two decades delivering employability and outplacement projects including redundancy and redeployment projects across multiple sectors. She has also delivered 1:1 executive development programmes to CEX level professionals.
Debra joined the University of Suffolk in November 2018 as the Higher & Degree Apprenticeship Champion and took up her current role in July 2019.