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Company overview

Higher Education Statistics Agency Limited (HESA) is a not-for-profit private limited company owned by its members. The members are Universities UK and GuildHE. HESA is funded by subscriptions from the higher education providers from whom we collect data.

HESA has a wholly owned subsidiary: HESA Services Limited. This is our commercial arm. The profit that we make through our bespoke data, training and consultancy services is used to keep the subscription rates for higher education providers low.

Company details

Company name: Higher Education Statistics Agency Limited
Registered Company No: Registered in England 02766993
Type of Registered Company: Limited by Guarantee
Trading Names: HESA
Higher Education Statistics Agency
Registered Office: 95 Promenade
Cheltenham
GL50 1HZ
VAT number: 666556984
Registered Charity No: 1039709
Members: Universities UK and GuildHE
Certification: ISO 27001

 

Company name: HESA Services Limited
Registered Company No: Registered in England No. 03109219
Type of Registered Company: Limited by Shares
Trading Names: HESA Services
Registered Office: 95 Promenade
Cheltenham
GL50 1HZ
VAT number: 666556984
Certifications: ISO 27001

Directors of Higher Education Statistics Agency Limited

Appointed by Members

Paul Clark (Chief Executive)

Appointed by the Universities UK

Appointed by GuildHE

Appointed by Directors ('Co-opted Directors')

Company Secretary

Claire Morris

Directors of HESA Services Limited

Directors

  • Paul Clark (Chief Executive)
  • Professor Simon Gaskell (Chair)
  • Professor John Last
  • Hetan Shah
  • Professor Andrea Nolan

Company Secretary

Claire Morris

Committees

Audit Committee

  • Andrew McConnell (Chair)
  • Professor John Last
  • Professor Mark Smith
  • Dr Paul Greatrix

Remuneration Committee

  • Professor Simon Gaskell (Chair)
  • Professor John Last
  • Professor Andrea Nolan

Nomination & Governance Committee

  • Paul Clark (Chief Executive)
  • Professor Simon Gaskell (Chair)