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Richard Devany

Recruitment Events Manager

Richard Devany

Richard has overall responsibility for the delivery of the University’s on campus recruitment events programme including managing a range of individual large scale projects.

Prior to joining the team in 2015, Richard project managed the delivery of the British Science Festival and Fringe 2015 in the Events and Partnerships team at the University of Bradford, where he gained considerable experience of delivering a large scale established external festival within an academic environment.

Richard has over ten years’ experience of working in the Events Industry, and prior to joining the University of Bradford worked in the private sector as a Project Manager specialising in major outdoor events in the crowd management industry, working on events such as Royal Ascot and Glastonbury Festival. Before this, he worked with a number of venues and blue chip clients such as M&S, Northern Arts Prize & BMW for the delivery of conferences, product launches and exhibitions.  Richard is a graduate of Leeds Beckett University with a BA (hons) in Events Management.