Autumn Conference 2019 – Speakers


Fiona Boulton

Fiona Boulton

HMC Chair, Headmistress 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 HastingsChancellor of Regent's University London and independent peer in the House of Lords.


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.

Andy Buck

Andy Buck - photo

Author, Speaker, Trainer and Coach.



Elke Edwards

Elke Edwards - photo

Founder and Creative Director, Ivy House.



Leon Wilson

Leon WilsonPrincipal, The Hurlingham Academy and The 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.



Sir 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.



Carys Fisher

Carys Fisher - photo

Senior Policy Executive, UCAS.


Mark Barlow

Mark Barlow - photo

Chief Marketing Officer, University of Chichester.



Mike Nicholson

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


Chris Ramsey

Chris Ramsey - photoHeadmaster, 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.