consultancy firm Atkins and the University's institute
for corporate learning have signed a partnership to provide
consultancy and training to the private and public sector.
Atkins Centre for Corporate Learning (ACCL) was launched
at Thorpe Park by Vice-Chancellor Professor Sir Alan Wilson
and managing director of Atkins Management Consultancy
Sir Alan Wilson said: "The partnership will offer
businesses access to a wealth of knowledge with the benefit
of Atkins' experience in guiding organisations through
change. It will also strengthen links between the private
sector and higher education."