David was appointed the Trust’s Director of Operations in August 2014.
David is responsible for ensuring that the Trust and its academies benefit from the best working environments and processes. This includes identifying commercial opportunities and introducing and managing Trust-wide contracts.
Overseeing the estates team, David also leads on transformational building projects, including new builds and refurbishments as well as maximising the use of the sporting facilities across the Trust’s academies.
David has over 30 years experience in the industry working in a range of sectors, in operational management roles.
David was also Chair of Governors at a school that went from Special Measures to Outstanding in just four years. It was this involvement that inspired him to work in the education sector.