Barra Mac Ruairi
Barra Mac Ruairi is the Chief Property Officer at the University of Bristol. He leads the Campus Division, and the operations and development of the university’s campuses. He is a member of the University’s Executive Board and the joint lead for sustainability.
He is a Chartered Architect and Chartered Planner. Barra spent a decade in local Government, firstly as the Strategic Director of Place at Bradford and then Bristol. Prior to that he was Head of the Urban Renaissance at the Yorkshire Regional Development Agency, having worked extensively in the property development and consultancy sectors in various cities and countries across numerous projects: housing, retail, leisure, education, commercial and industrial.