Nick Stace took up his role as Chief Executive and Secretary of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS) in September 2012.
At the RCVS, Nick leads the Executive Office, which is responsible for providing strategic leadership and overseeing the operational management of the organisation. He has line management responsibility for the Senior Team and Chairs the Operational Board.
Before joining the RCVS, Nick was Chief Executive Officer of CHOICE – Australia’s equivalent of consumer group Which? – a post he held for three and a half years. At CHOICE, he led the modernisation of the organisation, in 2012 taking it to the number one spot as the most trusted media entity in Australia.
A long-standing consumer champion, Nick also held the post of Deputy CEO at Which?, he was a director at Consumers International and former Prime Minister Gordon Brown’s Director of Strategic Communications.
You can also follow Nick on twitter.
About the RCVS
The Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons is the regulatory body for the veterinary profession in the UK.
It aims to enhance society through improved animal health and welfare by setting, upholding and advancing the educational, ethical and clinical standards of veterinary surgeons and veterinary nurses.
As a statutory regulator the College is responsible, under the Veterinary Surgeons Act 1966, for keeping the register of veterinary surgeons eligible to practise in the UK, setting standards for veterinary education and regulating the professional conduct of veterinary surgeons.
It also exercise powers under its Royal Charter to award Fellowships, Diplomas and Certificates to veterinary surgeons, veterinary nurses and others.