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March 5, 2019

Higher Digital Expands to UK and EU

Industry Veteran, Michael Agnew, to Lead Company’s Consulting Outreach

AMSTERDAM — March 6, 2019 — 
Higher Digital
, the leading digital strategic advisor to higher education institutions, today announced the appointment of Michael Agnew as senior vice president. In his role, he is responsible for overseeing the company’s business growth within the United Kingdom and the European Union. Agnew has more than 20 years of higher education technology industry experience and most recently served as vice president of international research and development at Ellucian.

Headquartered in the U.S., Higher Digital offers colleges and universities affordable and unbiased technology consulting and benchmarking tools to compare their overall digital and operational health to other institutions of comparable size. Institutions can then identify ways to transform their campuses to offer a better overall digital experience for their students. Agnew is currently providing value-added consulting at the University of Greenwich in London.

“Michael has been an invaluable resource to our university,” said Paul Butler, director of information and library services at the University of Greenwich. “His years of experience and innovative ideas help our technology remain current and keep us competitive. I look forward to working more closely with Michael and Higher Digital and seeing how we can accelerate our digital transformation in the months and years ahead.”

Wayne Bovier, Higher Digital’s CEO commented, “We are thrilled to have Michael as part of Higher Digital’s leadership. His perspective and understanding of the global higher education market and the accelerating technology trends are rare.

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He is a perfect fit to lead our effort to provide digital transformation knowledge and services in the U.K./EU. We are also honoured to partner with Paul Butler and the University of Greenwich and we look forward to collaborating with them and more higher education colleagues across the Atlantic.”

To learn more about Higher Digital’s offerings in the U.K. and EU, contact Michael Agnew at +31 634206036 (NL), +44 7544659109 (U.K.) or

About Higher Digital:
Higher Digital provides an innovative software service, (SEA)RESULTS, and enterprise-wide, consulting capabilities that significantly lower the time and cost for Presidents, CIO’s, CFO’s, and Academic executives to assess, plan and measure their technology strategies. Higher Digital is headquartered in Tysons Corner, Virginia, USA. For more information, please visit


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