It is the role of the School Board to provide strategic guidance for the School and to effectively oversee and review the School’s management. Governance practices require the School to formalise and disclose the roles and responsibilities of the School Board and its Members.The governing body provides non-executive leadership. The regulations make clear that the head teacher is responsible for the educational performance of the School and for the internal organisation, management and control. The relationship between the Principal and the Chair of the Board is pivotal to the success of the School.
Board Chair and Director of the British Council in Spain since July 2015, with previous leadership roles for British Council operations in the UK, Europe, North and South America and the Middle East. He has additionally worked across UK government and has extensive experience in corporate and charity governance roles both in the UK and other countries, including as Chair of the Advisory Board for the British School of Washington DC.