OneHE Advisory Group

The Team

OneHE was founded by Dr Mark Jones, Olivia Fleming and Simon Jones, formerly members of the Executive team of the Higher Education Academy (HEA), a global charity promoting better teaching in higher education.

Dr Mark Jones

Dr Mark Jones (Managing Director) is an experienced higher education manager with a background in academia, digital learning and broadcast. He has worked for the Universities of York and Hull, the BBC, ITV, Eutelsat and SES, launched two start-ups and managed three organisations from grant dependency to commercial sustainability. Mark served as Chief Operating Officer at the Higher Education Academy between 2014 and 2018.

Olivia Fleming

Olivia Fleming (Director of Partnerships) built her career in global development with a background in higher education. She began her career working in the international Healthcare sector for Boehringer Mannheim, Roche Diagnostics and Trinity Biotech before moving to the Higher Education Academy where she championed the global expansion of the Higher Education Academy to having a presence in more than 40 countries.

Simon Jones

Simon Jones (Director of Engagement) started his career in specialist marketing agencies in the UK and SE Asia before moving client side to support business turnaround, champion the customer experience and lead culture change. He joined the Higher Education Academy in 2015 and led its repositioning to focus on global teaching excellence.