Nicholas Read

Director of Business Engagement

Business Engagement Unit

Belfast campus

Room BC-09-202,
2-24 York Street,
BT15 1AP,
Director of Business Engagement

Nicholas Read


Nick works at the Ulster University Business School as Business Development Manager. In this role he engages with organisations to support their development through training, projects, research, consultancy, events, student internships and other funded initiatives.  He has also been has been involved in national and regional consultancy and research projects.

Nick has worked at Ulster University since 2005, prior to which he worked with the print and graphics industry in Birmingham. He has also worked at the University of Birmingham and in the further education sector as both a marketing manager and lecturer.

Nick is a member of the Chartered Institute of Marketing for over 15 years and a board member of CIM Ireland for 3 years, chairing the Board for 18 months in 2017

Nick holds an HND and degree in Business Studies, as well a CIM Postgraduate Diploma in Marketing from CIM and an MSc in Marketing.