Chief Information Officer

Samuel Massiah

Values based, transformational and strategic technology leader with over 10 years Director level IT leadership experience. I am highly capable of running large IT departments, multi-million operational and capital budgets. I have a track record of working across organizational boundaries to deliver pan-organisational solutions. I am a highly effective communicator, motivator and enabler, developing and mentoring managers and teams alike. I am an active thought leader in the IT community. I have developed and implemented innovative IT strategies at UCL (‘Technology Transformation’), Royal Holloway (‘2020IT’) and St Mary’s University (‘Go Digital’).

Current Role

  • Company Name: University of Northampton
  • Job Title: Chief Information Officer
  • Start Date: March 2022
  • Company Industry: Higher Education
  • Location: United Kingdom

The University of Northampton is a higher education establishment situated in the heart of England and offers various subjects at undergraduate and postgraduate level, including Doctoral and PhD awards through Research. The University is globally renowned in subject specialisms such as Wastes Management, Social Enterprise, Health, Leather Technology, Teaching, Art, Design, and Fashion.


Other Active Roles:

  • Company Name: Advance HE | The Orpheus Centre
  • Job Title: Member - Strategic Advisory Group (Leadership and Management) | Member Board of Trustees
  • Start Date: October 2021 | July 2021

Previous Company:

  • Company Name: St. Mary’s University, Twickenham
  • Job Title: Chief Information Officer
  • Start Date: March 2017