OPuS Chair Anthony Watkinson worked for forty years in publishing most recently for Wiley-Blackwell. He has held senior management positions at Academic Press, Oxford University Press and Thomson (Chapman & Hall). He is an honorary lecturer in the department of information studies at University College London and is an associate consultant at the Oxford International Centre for Publishing Studies. He runs courses and seminars for the International Association of STM Publishers and is a consultant to the Academic and Professional Division of the Publishers Association. He is principal consultant to CIBER Research.