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About the Trust

King's College London Maths School Trust is a Company incorporated in England and Wales, limited by guarantee with registered Company number 08475184. The Registered Office is King's College London Mathematics School, 80 Kennington Road, London SE11 6NJ.

The Members of the Trust are ex-officio the Principal, Vice Principal (Education), Vice Principal (Arts and Sciences), the Executive Dean of the Faculty of Natural, Mathematical and Engineering Sciences, of King’s College London, and the Chair of the Governing Body. The Principal and Trust Accounting Officer is Dan Abramson.

Governors of the Academy Trust

Dan Abramson

Head Teacher

Anthea Ameer

Parent Governor

David Benello

Chair of the Governing Body

Melissa Clarke

Co-opted Governor

Graham Keniston-Cooper

Chair of the Investment Committee.

Rachel O'Riordan

Parent Governor

Margaret Peacock

Chair of the Education Committee

Alice Rogers

Chair of the Outreach Committee

Barbara Shollock

College Governor

Page Starr

Co-opted Governor

Kevin White

Co-opted Governor

Alison Wolf

Vice-Chair of Governors, Chair of the Finance and General Purposes Committee.

Co-opted members

Jayne Kranat

Co-opted Member of Education Committee

Michael Kölling

Co-opted member of the Outreach Committee

Steve Mobbs

Co-opted member of Investment Committee

Alex Broadhurst

Co-opted member of the Finance and General Purposes Committee.

Key documents

Governors' attendance at meetings during 2020-21

GB

EC

F&GP

OC

IC

Daniel Abramson

4/4

4/4

4/4

2/2

3/3

Anthea Ameer

4/4

-

1/2

3/3

David Benello

4/4

3/4

-

3/3

Melissa Clarke

4/4

3/4

-

Graham Keniston-Cooper

4/4

4/4

2/2

3/3

Rachel O’Riordan

4/4

2/2

-

Margaret Peacock

4/4

4/4

-

Alice Rogers

4/4

4/4

2/2

-

Barbara Shollock

3/4

3/3

Carol Southgate

0/1

2/2

-

Page Starr

4/4

4/4

-

Kevin White

4/4

4/4

-

Alison Wolf

4/4

4/4

-

Co-opted members of Committees:

Alex Broadhurst

1/1

Michael Kölling

-

2/2

-

Jayne Kranat

-

4/4

-

Steve Mobb

-

3/3

Summary of Governors' Register of Interests 2020-21

Members of the Trust

Edward Byrne

President and Principal, King's College London. Trustee: University of London Board of Trustees (Deputy Vice Chancellor), Russell Group (Non-Executive Director), Association of Commonwealth Universities (Chair).

Bashir Al-Hashimi

Executive Dean, Faculty of Natural and Mathematical Sciences, King's College London. Trustee: UK Electronics Foundation. Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering: Chair of Awards Committee; Member of Conduct Committee. Fellow of FIET; Distinguished Professor at Universiti Kebangsaa Malaysia; Visiting Professor at University of Southampton. Direct relationship: Barbara Shollock, Head of Engineering, KCL (line manager); Governor.

Nicola Phillips

Vice President/Vice-Principal (Education), King’s College London. Ordinary Trustee of the charity 'Focus on Labour Exploitation'; Ordinary Trustee of the 'University Schools Trust'

Evelyn Welch

Provost (Arts & Sciences), King's College London. Director: Florence & the Machine Ltd. Chair of Trustees: Dulwich Picture Gallery. Member of Association of Art Historians and Royal Historical Society.

Governors

Dan Abramson

Head Teacher. Mother (Madeleine Abramson) occasionally employed on contract to deliver revision physics classes.

Anthea Ameer

Director: Arindon International (Bahrain registered company 067780)

David Benello

Chairman and Director: Sirti SpA (Italy), V-Nova International Ltd. Director: Volcanoes PM Holding Co Ltd (Jersey). Wendy Becker (wife): Director: Great Portland Estates plc, Logitech inc, Oxford University Press, Sony Corporation, Said Business School, Design Museum, University of Oxford Council Member.

Melissa Clarke

Employed as deputy head (academic) at King's College School Wimbledon

Graham Keniston-Cooper

Trustee and Director: United Kingdom Maths Trust, National Numeracy. Director: Barry Gardens Growers Ltd.

Rachel O'Riordan

Employed by British Council

Margaret Peacock

Employee, director and proprietor: Peacock Consultancy Ltd. Governor: Harris Academy Crystal Palace

Alice Rogers

Trustee: Mapesbury Dell Trust, Joint Mathematical Council.

Barbara Shollock

Professor of Engineering, KCL.

Carol Southgate

Co-Director with spouse (Charles Andrew Southgate): Emigration Store Ltd, Mjesto u Dalmaciji d.o.o.

Page Starr

Trustee: Yogi Project, Friends of KCLMS.

Kevin White

Partner and employed by Montagu Evans LLP. Trustee: Meanwhile Foundation.

Alison Wolf

Trustee: Friends of King's College London Maths School. Employed by KCL (professor). Seconded (60%) to central government to work on skills policy. Cross-bench member, House of Lords.

Co-opted members of Committees

Michael Kölling

Employed by King's College London

Jayne Kranat

Employed by King's College London

Steve Mobbs

Partner and consultant: Oxford Asset Management. Director: Moriond Properties, Shepherdess Properties. Trusteee: The Supernova Foundation.

Governors leaving post in 2019-20

Claire Delmar

Director and proprietor of Nuadu Medical Ltd. Trustee: Brass for Africa.

Debbie Heffernan

Employed by Marks & Spencer plc.

None of our Governors has declared any personal, business or prejudicial interest that conflicts or may conflict with his/her role as Governor of this school.

Meetings

The Governing Body meets at least three times per year.

The following committees also meet a minimum of three times per year, to provide further focus on key strategic areas of the school:

Finance and General Purposes Committee:

Membership

  • Alison Wolf (Chair)
  • Dan Abramson
  • David Benello
  • Graham Keniston-Cooper
  • Page Starr
  • Kevin White

Education Committee:

Membership

  • Margaret Peacock (Chair)
  • Dan Abramson
  • Melissa Clarke
  • Jayne Kranat (co-opted)
  • Alice Rogers
  • Barbara Shollock

Outreach Committee:

Membership

  • Alice Rogers (Chair)
  • Dan Abramson
  • Anthea Ameer
  • Graham Keniston-Cooper
  • Michael Kölling (co-opted)
  • Rachel O'Riordan

Investment Committee (meets twice a year):

Membership

  • Dan Abramson
  • Anthea Ameer
  • David Benello
  • Graham Keniston-Cooper
  • Steve Mobbs (co-opted)

Contacting the Governing Body

Correspondence with the governing body should be sent to:

David Benello
Chair of Governors
King's College London Mathematics School
80 Kennington Road
London
SE11 6NJ

Telephone: 020 7848 7346

The Clerk to the Governors is Magdalen Meade, email: magdalen.meade@kcl.ac.uk

Correspondence with the governing body should be sent to:

David Benello, King's College London Mathematics School 80 Kennington Road London SE11 6NJ. Contact the Clerk to the Governors.

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