Welcome to our committee

They come from different backgrounds, including retail, retail banking, consultancy and academic industries as well as a member of staff from each of our sponsors, CACI and GeoLytix. They all volunteer their time to and meet throughout the year to help plan our events, source venues and speakers and champion site location, helping us to ensure the SLA offers useful events and benefits and stays up-to-date and relevant..

Jonathan Reynolds (Chairman)Academic Director, Oxford Institute of Retail Management Saïd Business School
Dhiresh Bhardwa Associate Partner – Head of International CACI
Alissa Twinning Location Planning Analyst Halfords
Senior Retail Consultant Harper Dennis Hobbs
Antony Hunt Location StrategyLloyds Banking Group
Kate Broad Location Planning Lead  TUI
Kerry Smith Portfolio Strategy and Insight Manager The Cooperative Group
Luke Burns Lecturer in Quantitative Human Geography Leeds University
Sarah Hitchcock Chief Operating Officer GeoLytix
Ruth Holroyd Marketing and Administrator Society for Location Analysis

If you are interested in helping as a volunteer on the SLA committee, please email info@thesla.org.