Business Development Manager

Helen connects the business needs of our clients with the expertise and services of the BDC.  She loves a good music festival, fair weather kayaking and cycling, and dabbling with photography.

From her early days in London’s capital selling commercial waste contracts to M&S and Boots stores, she moved on to selling recycling and composting to the residents of Buckinghamshire. Moving up to Yorkshire she joined the Earth Centre, to help with funding and external partnerships. This was followed with 6 years in consultancy and communications in sustainability and another 6 years in business development for all things carbon and renewable, before joining the BDC in May 2013.

Business development is in her veins, and she looks forward to hearing from you helen.shiels@york.ac.uk or 07880 182863.


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