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), Chief Transformation Officer, Tesco Bank 
  • James Bardrick (Deputy Chairperson), CEO, Citi Group Global Markets Ltd. 
  • Maurice Benisty, Chief Commercial Officer, DEMICA 
  • David Bucknall, Chief Financial Officer & Head of Risk, BP
  • David Trott, Partner, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer
  • Mary Macleod, Senior Client Partner, Board & CEO Services, Korn Ferry
  • John Stewart, HR Director, SSE
  • Olivia Cole

National Advisory Board 

  • Martin Doel, Further Education Trust for Leadership Professor of FE & S
  • Katherine Frey, Managing Director, Europe, Middle East & Africa, Moody’s Investors Service Ltd 
  • Keith Moor, Chief Marketing Officer, Santander 
  • Steve Granite, Managing Director, Abbey Logistics
  • Daniel Clarke, High Volume Hire Manager, Amazon, and a Career Ready graduate
  • Rachel Glaze, UK Resourcing Lead, Aviva
  • Tracy Greenfield, Vice President Human Resources Business Partner, Europe Marriott International
  • Mike Hicks, Principal, Catalysis Advisory 
  • Virginia Isaac