Hugh Amoore is secretary to the Council, Senate and Convocation, and is responsible for academic administration and legal issues across the university.
He chairs the Board of Trustees of the UCT Retirement Fund and the Works of Art Committee, is the Vice-Chancellor's nominee on the Baxter Board and its EXCO, and is a UCT-nominated director of the UCT Private Academic Hospital. He has day-to-day responsibility for the internal audit function.
Amoore is the current chair of the Matriculation Board and a member of the Admissions Committee of Higher Education South Africa (HESA).
A UCT graduate, he has 36 years' experience in the university's administration and was appointed registrar in 1987.