Senior Management Team

Led by general secretary Mike Clancy, our senior management team manages the day to day running of the union, including finance, resources, organisational development, research, legal and communications.

Who’s who

Mike Clancy
General secretary

Sue Ferns
Senior deputy general secretary


Hafsa Begum
Director of finance and estate management

Philippa Childs
Deputy general secretary and head of Bectu sector

Nicola Duffy
People and operations director

Garry Graham
Deputy general secretary

Andrew Pakes
Director of communications and research