Rachael Firth

Rachael Firth
Universities UK
Head of Events and Conferences

​Rachael Firth is the Head of Events and Conferences at Universities UK. She is responsible for our portfolio of conferences and seminars, providing the most up to date and relevant information to the higher education sector. Her team produces a range of political engagement and campaigning events such as debates, launches, roundtables and dinners.  

Before joining us Rachael worked in both corporate and not-for-profit roles, at the University of Salford, Emap, the National Union of Students (NUS) and most recently ITV.

She studied at the University of Bedfordshire, when it was the University of Luton, and is currently on the board of trustees for its students' union.