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National Union of Students

While NUS is run by officers democratically elected by members, a team of skilled staff are key to the effective running of the organisation.

NUS’ Group Chief Executive Ben Kernighan is responsible for staff management and the day-to-day running of the NUS Group.  He heads a senior leadership team comprising of the directors of NUS’ three main arms; Policy & Delivery, NUS Charitable Services and NUS Services Limited alongside the Group Director of Finance, Group IT & New Media Director, Group Marketing Director, Head of People, Assistant Director – Policy, Deputy Director Policy and Delivery and Head of Communications.

The senior management team are collectively responsible for ensuring that NUS as an organisation is in the strongest possible shape to carry out the political direction of the elected leadership and deliver for NUS’ membership.

View the Policy and Delivery structure here

View the NUS Services structure here

View the Charitable Services structure here