Emma Watton

Senior Teaching Fellow


Emma is a senior teaching fellow within The Lancaster Leadership Centre with particular responsibility for business development activity.

Emma has over ten years of HEI experience working previously at the University of Cumbria and the University of Central Lancashire. During this time she project managed several large scale programmes including the LEAD programme in Cumbria. She has academic teaching experience in leadership, sustainability and corporate finance.

Emma’s early career was in Financial Services where she specialised in the small business sector. She has extensive experience in the design and delivery of leadership development programmes for the financial services sector both whilst she was employed at Barclays Bank and while she ran her own consultancy business.