Lydia Wakefield

Associate Director, External Partnerships and Scholarships, London Business School

About Lydia Wakefield

Lydia is the Associate Director, External Partnerships and Scholarships at London Business School. Lydia also sits on the LBS Inclusion and Diversity Committee. Before joining LBS, Lydia was Head of Education & Skills at the Creative Industries Federation and previously the Deputy Head of Education and Training at IPSE – The association of freelancers and self-employed professionals in the UK. Prior to IPSE, Lydia worked for Kaplan and University of Bath within admissions, marketing, partnerships and school liaison. Lydia has also been engaged in the Women and Work APPG (All-Party Parliamentary Group) where she has represented women in enterprise, education and training.

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London Business School

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Arts Careers Diversity and Inclusion Entrepreneurship Leadership

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Leadership Women in Business

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London Business School


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