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Director of Strategic Development

Louise Casella

Louise Casella

Mrs Louise Casella is Director of Strategic Development for Cardiff University.
She leads all aspects of the management of planning and development services in the University.

Her portfolio covers strategic planning; public relations & communications; student recruitment; research & commercial support services; development, fundraising and alumni services; innovation & engagement; services to business and the development of the University’s international activity. Other responsibilities currently include the leadership of the Lean University Project.

Louise has worked at Cardiff University since 1988 and developed her career at Cardiff in strategic planning - developing research policy, resource allocation modelling and school & university planning systems.