University of Salford Manchester

Andrew Hartley

Director of Legal, Planning and Governance

Andrew HartleyAndrew was appointed to the University in August 2012 to manage the University’s legal compliance and corporate governance. Since 1 May 2015 he has headed the newly combined directorate of Legal, Governance and Planning.

Andrew is a skilled legal expert with a wealth of experience encompassing the chemical, engineering and IT industries. He is a highly accomplished in-house Counsel with a broad base of experience covering governance, compliance, commercial and corporate work. He has managed teams with a breadth of responsibilities, including legal, property, insurance and facilities management, and has had roles with organisations as diverse as AstraZeneca, Avon Rubber, BASF, Cadbury Schweppes and Innospec.