Krish Pilicudale

Director of Digital Information

As Director of Digital Information, Krish is responsible for the Computing and Library Services delivering a range of services to the University including central IT function and library services. He has led the development of University’s Digital Strategy 2019-2025 and is responsible for delivering the Digital Strategy initiatives improving student experience, efficiencies through streamlined business processes with robust technical and architectural foundation.



Krish holds Management (MBA) and Computer Science (MSc) degrees which sustain his insights with deeper theoretical and practical knowledge. In addition, he is also a Certified Enterprise Architect (TOGAF), ITIL Intermediate in IT Continual Service Improvement and is a Chartered Manager.

In 2018 he moved back to join the University of Huddersfield from Kings College London and had also worked at Falmouth University where he had led major digital transformation programmes.

Krish is an experienced senior technology and operational leader with a passion for digital transformation. He has 18 years track record of successfully leading, facilitating and delivering business and technology change initiatives for Higher Education (HE) and banking along with substantial domain knowledge in HE, trade finance banking, and retailing. He has successfully headed and closed end to end full life cycle projects on enterprise systems, infrastructure, cloud migration, software development and database management.