Jeff Naylor BSc (Hons) MSc FBCS CITP CEng

Jeff Naylor was the Head of Computing at London Metropolitan University until his retirement a few years ago. He has extensive experience of designing, assessing and quality-assuring Higher Education courses in computing. His early career focussed on software development and systems software, including consultancy in developing compilers for a major computer supplier. He has been external examiner for many Universities, and has participated in quality assurance activities for BCS, BTEC and QAA. In recent years, he was instrumental in developing links with overseas educational suppliers.

Jeff has always considered BCS activity as fundamental to a computing practitioner. He chaired the working party which created the Young Professionals Group within the BCS. He has served as a member of BCS Council. He is a long-standing member of the Academic Accreditation Committee and of the HEQ Professional Examination Board. He is the current Chair of PEB.

He is committed to the development of educational opportunities in computing in all parts of the world, particularly in the developing world, and believes the BCS has an important role to play.