Our Governors

Simon Appleby

  • Appointed on: 25/01/2016, Term of office end: 25/01/2020
  • Chair of Governing Board & Search Committee

Simon has 15 years’ experience in the corporate responsibility and sustainability sector, both in-house and as a consultant. Simon also has a degree in Theology from the University of Leeds

Since 2010, Simon has worked at KPMG providing sustainability advisory services to a number of FTSE clients and latterly has worked with development agencies and foundations assessing the impact of projects and their value for money. Simon is also part of KPMG International's Global Citizenship function and manages its relationships with the UN Global Compact and Millennium Promise.

Matthew Baird

  • Appointed on: 25/05/2016, Term of office end: 25/05/2020
  • Chair of Finance Committee

Mentors with On Purpose and is a member of ICAEW (chartered accountants)

Stuart Beck

  • Appointed on: 18 October 2017, Term of office end: 03/07/2021

Iain Cameron

  • Appointed on: 12/12/2018, Term of office end: 12/12/2022

Nicola Christie

  • Appointed on: 12/12/2018, Term of office end: 12/12/2022

Matthew Davison

  • Appointed on: 14/12/2018, Term of office end: 14/12/2019
  • Staff Governor

Emmanuel Ofosu-Appiah

  • Appointed on: 12/12/2018, Term of office end: 12/12/2022

Former Governors who have served in the past 12 months

Tim Watts

  • Appointed 16/12/2016
  • Resigned 12/12/2018

Kirstan McConkey

  • Appointed 26/01/2016
  • Resigned 26/01/2020

Governors' Meeting Attendance Sept 2016 - July 2017

Jacquie Driver (Chair)

Possible Governance Meetings: 5

Number Attended: 5

Rupert Edwards

Possible Governance Meetings: 5

Number Attended: 4

Simon Appleby

Possible Governance Meetings: 5

Number Attended: 5

Kirstan McConkey

Possible Governance Meetings: 5

Number Attended: 4

Matthew Baird

Possible Governance Meetings: 5

Number Attended: 5

Tim Watts

Possible Governance Meetings: 3

Number Attended: 3

Paul Rose*

Possible Governance Meetings: 2

Number Attended: 2

* Resigned as Governor in December 2016.

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