LIDA Senior Management Team

LIDA Senior Management Team

The LIDA Senior Management Team supports the LIDA Director in executive decision-making and operational matters and is responsible for:

  • Determining and delivering LIDA’s Business Plan
  • Managing LIDA’s financial performance
  • Ensuring engagement with external partners and agencies
  • Overseeing operational management of LIDA staff, finance, information, IT, estates and health and safety
  • Monitoring the effective implementation of Information Governance processes and procedures

Professor Mark Birkin

LIDA Director, ESRC Consumer Data Research Centre and Professor of Spatial Analysis & Policy, School of Geography. 

Professor Sir Alex Markham

LIDA Deputy Director, MRC Medical Bioinformatics Centre Director & Professor of Medicine, School of Medicine. 

Gary Cartwright

LIDA Finance Manager

Responsible for monitoring and reporting on the financial performance and sustainability of LIDA to the Senior Management Team.

Dr Geoff Hall

Senior Lecturer, Medical Oncology & Associate Medical Director – Informatics, Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust 

Adrian Iredale

LIDA General Manager

Manages the strategic development and direction of LIDA covering multi-disciplinary and world-leading research, student education, infrastructure, finance, HR, external relationships and stakeholder engagement.

Amy O'Neill

Manager, ESRC Consumer Data Research Manager

Responsible for the strategic development and the day-to-day management of the ESRC-funded Consumer Data Research Centre’s programmes and services.

Andy Pellow

Acting Head of Business Relationship Manager, University IT Service

Responsible for the IT Services’s strategic support for LIDA.

Dr Phil Waywell

LIDA Research & Innovation Manager

Responsible for the continued growth of LIDA’s Research & Innovation portfolios and contributes to external relationship and stakeholder engagement activities.