Shari Finch

Department: Marketing and Strategy

Office/Location: 1.41C, Ogmore Building, Cardiff School of Management, Llandaff Campus

Telephone: +44 (0)29 2041 7135


Staff Overview

Shari is an industry award winning communications, public relations and stakeholder engagement specialist having held senior leadership positions globally within the civil service and utilities industry. Shari joined Cardiff Metropolitan University in 2018 and in 2020/21 was voted Lecturer of Year.

Shari continues to consult industry and developed marketing communication material for the African Union Development Agency for their COVID-19 programme response and supports the Environment Agency.

Shari completed her MSc in Management at Cardiff Metropolitan University in 2013/14 with her thesis focusing on Stakeholder Power within a monopolised utility.


​Shari teaches a wide range of modules across all year levels including: PR & Branding, Marketing, PR & Reputation Management, Stakeholder Engagement and Management and Creative Communications.


​Shari is currently undertaking a Postgraduate Certificate in Teaching Higher Education at Cardiff Met.

Shari has a passion for ethical communications and crisis management.

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