Autumn Conference 2019 – Speakers


Fiona Boulton

Fiona Boulton

HMC Chair, Head of Guildford High School.


Professor James Tooley

James Tooley - photo

Professor of Educational Entrepreneurship and Policy, University of Buckingham.


Professor Robert Plomin

Professor Robert Plomin - photo

MRC Research Professor, King's College London.


Clare Balding

Clare Balding - photo

Broadcaster, Journalist and Author.

Lord Hastings of Scarisbrick CBE

Lord Michael HastingsGlobal Head of Corporate Citizenship, KPMG International.

Floyd Woodrow MBE DCM

Floyd Woodrow - photoAuthor, Speaker and Entrepreneur.

Dr. Sam Willis

Dr. Sam Willis - photoHistorian, Television Presenter and Writer.




Mark Thompson

Mark Thompson cr: Jake Chessum/Supervision for The New York TimesPresident and CEO, New York Times Company and former Director-General of the BBC.

Sir Anthony SeldonVice-Chancellor, University of Buckingham

Andy Buck

Andy Buck - photo

Author, Speaker, Trainer and Coach.


Elke Edwards

Elke Edwards - photo

Founder and Creative Director, Ivy House.


Leon Wilson

Principal, Lambeth Academy

Baroness Sue Campbell of Loughborough, CBE

Baroness Sue Campbell - photo

Director of Women's Football.


Dr. Roger Bretherton

Dr. Roger Bretherton - photo

Principal Lecturer (Enterprise) for The School of Psychology, College of Social Science.


Jon Coles

Jon Coles

CEO, United Learning.


Julian Thomas

Julian Thomas - photo

JPT Consulting and Former Master, Wellington College.


Vicky Bingham

Vicky Bingham - photoHead, South Hampstead High School

Bella Mallins

Bella Mallins

Director of Access and Admissions, UCL.


Ben Jordan

Ben Jordan - photo

Senior Policy and Qualifications Advisor, UCAS.


Mark Barlow

Mark Barlow - photo

Director of Admissions and Recruitment, and Higher Education Consultant, University of Aberdeen.


Mike Nicholson

Mike Nicholson - photoDirector of Undergraduate Admissions and Outreach, Bath University.


Chris Ramsey

Chris Ramsey - photoHead, Whitgift School.

Sir Anthony Seldon

Vice-Chancellor, University of Buckingham.

Charlotte Robertson

Charlotte Robertson - photoCo-Founder, Digital Awareness UK.

Mike Buchanan

MIKE BUCHANANHMC Executive Director.