Alun Parry is a leading executive search consultant in the education and not-for-profit sectors. He challenges impacting educational institutions.
Alun’s expertise in international search for academic and professional leadership talent makes him a trusted partner to clients in the APAC region and beyond.
More than 10 years’ experience in executive search
Specialist in the education sector, with additional expertise in leadership development and the not-for-profit sector
Focuses primarily on international searches for academic and professional leadership talent
Expert in partnering with universities to conduct global searches for Vice-Chancellors and Presidents, Deputy Vice-Chancellors, Pro Vice-Chancellors, and senior academic appointments including Deans, Directors of research institutes and Chairs, as well as non-academic director-level roles
Regular contributor at education and leadership development conferences
Partner and Head of Higher Education Practice at one of the UK’s leading executive search firms
Started career with a number of UK universities in professional roles of increasing seniority
Social Impact, Global Leader
Education & Certifications
MBA from UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School in Dublin
Bachelor’s degree with honors from Swansea University (UK)