Amanda Hayden is the Principal Project Officer on the I4.0 Wales project. Amanda has over 28 years’ experience of project management and administration in the higher education sector. Amanda has managed and coordinated many commercial relationships between the University and organisations such as Ministry of Defence, Stenor and Oceaneering. She has also been a key leader of the student entrepreneurship agenda, organising high profile global events and activities to positively impact upon the number of students starting their own business. Amanda’s expertise lies in event and project management – both strategic and operational.

Outside work Amanda likes to spend time with her family and friends, she loves being sociable and enjoys keeping fit and taking her fur baby Frankie on walks.