Gary has 39 years of experience as a global retail executive working in some of the biggest fast moving consumer good business, career spanning across Europe, Asia and the US. His last role was as an external consultant to Bain & Company inc. He passionately believes that education can be a great game changer and leveller in society and that a balanced curriculum, with a wide range of material ensures young people develop into well-rounded individuals who can make a positive contribution to their life’s and to the wider community that they belong to. Gary was educated at INSEAD in Fontainebleau and Manchester Business School. He lives locally in Beckenham with his wife and has two adult children.