Professor Ewart Keep
Ewart Keep holds a chair in Education, Training and Skills at the Department of Education, Oxford University.
Ewart has researched and written on the links between skills and economic performance; the interaction between economic development, business support, innovation and education and training; the workplace as a learning environment; and adult and lifelong learning.
He has advised the UK government departments, parliamentary committees at Holyrood and Westminster, the OCED and the governments of Australia and New Zealand.
Ewart's appointment will be for four years and will run from 4 November 2019 to 3 November 2023.