Firstly, the appointment of Frank Lord into the position of Chair for an initial term of 3 years. Frank takes over from Duncan Goodhew MBE after his term in office came to an end.
Our aim was to bring an individual to onboard with a wealth of specialised, educational leadership achievements and we are delighted to have secured Frank, whose
achievements include, but are not limited to:
Furthermore, we would like to announce the appointment of Dick Palmer to our Board of Directors. Dick’s experience could not be a better fit for the Premier Education Group, with extensive knowledge across all areas of education including Primary, Secondary, FE, HE and many aspects of vocational training.
Previous roles and achievements include:
Group CEO David Batch said,
‘The appointment of a Chair and Non-Executive whom each have vast industry and commercial experience, is a critical moment in the company’s evolution. The fact they each bring a history of achievement and success in both the regulatory environment that we work in and the commercial acumen around our industry is a huge boost. The reaction from our Executive team and the Non-Executive Subsidiary boards has been one of real excitement’.