Girton Pre-elects New College Bursar

James Anderson

James Anderson

Girton College is pleased to announce that James Anderson has been pre-elected to succeed Debbie Lowther as Bursar – a role he will assume on 1 January 2020.

James has spent more than 20 years in senior positions in the City of London, and brings wide-ranging experience in leadership, finance and management.

The Mistress said: “James Anderson comes to us not only with first-rate financial skills but also with a passion for higher education, and an understanding of Girton’s ethos of inclusive excellence. We are delighted that he is taking on this key role at a critical juncture in Girton’s development and joining the Fellowship of the College.”

James Anderson added: “I am thrilled to be joining the Girton community and am looking forward to helping the College build on the 150-year heritage which it is celebrating this year.”

Published: 01 August 2019