Neil Carmichael

Education. Europe. Environment.

CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

UCEC is a British company located in London. UK and China in Education aims to implement a comprehensive promotion strategy to facilitate basic educational exchanges and cooperation between UK and China. 

EXECUTIVE CHAIR

The Association of Dental Groups (ADG) is a trade association whose members are dental providers and employers using a corporate or group model to serve both private and NHS patients across the UK.

bOARD MEMBER

Founded in 2013, Zhongrui Funing Holding Group focuses on the field of intelligent service robots. It researches, develops, produces and markets medical robots and robots for care based settings. 

Dunshiel

A Beautiful farm in the heart of northumberland

Located in the Northumberland National Park, Dunshiel Farm sits on the edge of the village of Elsdon. 

AN EXPERIENCED FARMER

The Carmichael Family have farmed Dunshiel for decades. Neil is currently restoring the farmhouse whilst developing plans for more woodland, encouraging wildlife, grassland management and starting a herd of Highland Cattle.

Other Roles

NON-EXECUTIVE ADVISOR FOR EDUCATION

Chair of the Independent Apprenticeship Policy Group

Policy Expert

Neil was the Member of Parliament for Stroud between 2010 and 2017 and Chair of the House of Commons Education Select Committee between 2015 and 2017. He had previously been a member of the Environment Audit Committee and also established two All Parliamentary Party Groups: Governance and Leadership in Education, and Vascular Diseases.  

Prior to his incumbency as MP, Neil spent several years as a visiting lecturer in British political history, European Union policies and institutions, and rural economic development. He also worked in business from 2001 until 2010, working in business development projects, developing project finance capabilities and liaising with firms and corporations, including Bevan Brittan, Hutchinson and Sainsbury’s. Neil was also Chief Executive and then Chairman of Northumbria Daybreak, a charity providing day care for adults with learning disabilities.

In the Press

Dental Review: ADG welcomes Government support for water fluoridation

Dental Review: ADG welcomes Government support for water fluoridation

Neil Carmichael, Chair of the ADG has welcomed the comments in the House of Lords last week by Government Health Minister Lord Bethell (top) that: “We have also set out our support for water fluoridation and we intend to announce further details of our water fluoridation plans shortly.” A spokesperson

TES: How the UK is supporting China’s education evolution

TES: How the UK is supporting China’s education evolution

UK pedagogy expertise is being spread to China through the UK-China Culture and Education Cooperation Promotion Centre By Dan Worth. There are over half a million schools in China attended by almost 260 million pupils. Overseeing this huge educational sprawl are 15 million teachers based everywhere from megacities in Shanghai and Beijing to rural

FE Week: Working together to create a sustainable apprenticeship system that unlocks talent, and supports businesses and the economy

FE Week: Working together to create a sustainable apprenticeship system that unlocks talent, and supports businesses and the economy

By Neil Carmichael. A long-term vision for apprenticeships, the report from the Independent Apprenticeship Policy Group, sponsored by Pearson, was launched at the Annual Apprenticeship Conference today. Its independent Chair, Neil Carmichael, tells us more about the group, their intentions, and the key outcomes of the work. Apprenticeships have long

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