Lee Sanders is as Registrar and Secretary of the University of Birmingham. He is the University’s Chief Operating Officer responsible for Professional Services and a member of the University Executive Board who is involved in University strategy and policy and providing advice to the Vice-Chancellor and other senior colleagues. As Secretary to the Senate and Council, he is responsible for University governance. Lee is involved in national and international work in Higher Education. He is currently Chair of the UK Association of Heads of University Administration and a member of the UK-Sweden Registrar’s Group. He has served as director of a number of university companies and is a regular contributor to national and international conferences, reviews and development programmes, and serves as external adviser on appointments at other universities.