Russel Stone, Buckinghamshire New University
Russel Stone
Head of School: Creative and Digital Industries
Buckinghamshire New University

As Head of The School of Creative and Digital Industries at Buckinghamshire New University, Russel leads a team of academics teaching film and TV production, animation and visual effects, games development, music production and computer science at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels. Before joining Buckinghamshire New University, Russel worked in the UK music industry, initially in marketing and then in artist and repertoire (A&R). Russel studied for a PhD in Marketing at The Business School at The University of Birmingham and his specialist area of research is influence in social networks.