David Lowe is the Head of Learning Solutions and Senior Lecturer in Commercial Management in the Executive Development Centre of MBS. He has been Programme Director for the blended learning MSc in International Commercial and Contract Management, the MSc in Executive Management - Airport Operation & Services Delivery and several Executive Education programmes in commercial and contract management. Clients include: Manchester Airport Group, Rolls Royce, BAE Systems, Thales, BT, the National Skills Academy Nuclear, and the Foundation Trust Network (NHS). David is a Fellow of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors, a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy and an academic advisor of the International Association for Contract and Commercial Management (IACCM). His consultancy work includes benchmarking the engineering and project management provision of an international pharmaceutical company.