Tom Crick headshot

Professor Tom Crick MBE

Non-Executive Director

Appointed: October 2017


Tom is Professor of Digital & Policy and Deputy Pro-Vice Chancellor at Swansea University, with his academic interests sitting at the research/policy interface — from data science, cyber security, and technology regulation, through to digital public services and national infrastructure. He has provided expert advice to both the Welsh and UK Governments across a number of policy areas, and sits on the Ofcom Advisory Committee for Wales and the DCMS College of Experts. Tom is a Chartered Engineer, Chartered Scientist and Fellow of the Learned Society of Wales. He was appointed MBE in the 2017 Queen’s Birthday Honours for services to computer science.

Current other Non-Executive positions

Independent Member of Swansea Bay University Health Board. Non-Executive Director of Sector Development Wales Partnership Ltd. (a Welsh Government body known as Industry Wales). Member of the Ofcom Advisory Committee for Wales.

Previous Non-Executive positions

Commissioner of the National Infrastructure Commission for Wales. Vice-President of BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT.

Committee membership

Chair of the Technology Committee. Member of the Quality and Environment Committee and Remuneration Committee.