Board of Trustees

Our team of staff, trustees, and volunteers work across the UK to ensure that every young person has the opportunity to enjoy a successful and rewarding future. 

Board of Trustees

  • Sandy Begbie (Chairperson) , Director, Global People, Organisation & Culture Integration at Standard Life Aberdeen. Also Chair of Career Ready Scotland Advisory Board
  • James Bardrick,(Deputy Chairperson), Head of Citigroup UK
  • Maurice Benisty, CEO, Commercial Distribution Finance, GE Capital International.
  • David Bucknall, Group Treasurer, BP
  • David Trott, Partner, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer
  • Olivia Cole, Principal, Petchey Academy, Hackney

National Advisory Board 

  • Gary Browning, Chief Executive Officer, Penna
  • Martin Doel, Chief Executive, Association of Colleges
  • Katherine Frey, Managing Director, Europe, Middle East and Africa, Moody’s Investors Service Ltd 
  • Mary Macleod, Senior Client Partner, Board & CEO Services, Korn Ferry
  • Keith Moor, Chief Marketing Officer, Santander 
  • Steve Granite, Managing Director, Abbey Logistics
  • Anne Spackman, Chief Executive