SKA Organisation Staff – photos©️

Julian Barker

Facilities Support

Warren Bax

Head of Finance

Warren’s role is to lead SKA Organisation’s Finance department at a strategic level, as well as overseeing the application of the company’s Finance Policies and Procedures.

Deborah Bruce

Business Applications Analyst

Anne Curran


Anne has worked as a Receptionist since January 2013 and is responsible
for welcoming visitors, from across the globe, to the SKA Headquarters. Also
involved in arranging, and ensuring the smooth running of, meetings and events
as well as promoting the SKA project at every opportunity. What a fantastic job!

Ailsa Dibben

Finance Assistant

Daniela Franchini


Daniela is responsible for offering a warm welcome and prompt support to all SKA visitors and staff. An essential role which she performs with great enthusiasm.

Colin Greenwood

Head of Administration

I oversee the administrative and legal activities of SKA Organisation in support of the operational activities of the Company. I ensure secretariat support is provided to the SKA Board of Directors, its Executive Committee and Members as required.

Joe Heys

Facilities Manager

John Kerr

Head of Health, Safety, Security and Environmental (HSSE)

John joined the SKA after a long career, as a civil & structural engineer, working on a variety of multi-disciplinary projects. As our Head of Health, Safety, Security and Environmental, he brings a collaborative and practical approach to his roles enabling the strong safety culture that is embedded in all we do.

Pete Shephard

ERP Project Manager

Heather Smith

Executive Assistant to the Director General

Claire Taylor

Administrative Assistant

Meng Zhang

Finance Manager