Professor Green was previously the Vice Chancellor and Chief Executive of Sheffield Hallam University.
She has extensive experience of corporate governance via directorships and chairmanship of publicly funded national and regional organisations.
Professor Green was actively involved in the regeneration of Sheffield and the Yorkshire region. She was also a former advisor to Government on Industrial Change, Innovation and the Exploitation of University Research, Better Regulation and the Impact of Fees on Higher Education.
Awarded a CBE, Fellow of the Royal Society of the Arts, Freeman of the City of London, Liveryman of the honourable Company of Air Pilots, and a Member of the Internatioal Women's Forum UK