UTC Governors 2020/2021
There are Ten governors on the UTC Board, all registered with Companies House.
The Chair (Andrew Christie, 1 Sutherland street SW1V 4LD) is nominated by the Sir Simon Milton Foundation and the Vice-Chair is nominated by the University of Westminster.
There is one Parent Governor, one Staff Governor and the UTC Headteacher is an Ex-officio Governor.
University of Westminster nominated UTC Trustees
Richard Lane (Vice-Chair) - Nominated by the University of Westminster; appointed January 2015
Sir Simon Milton Foundation nominated UTC Trustees
Andrew Christie (Chair), Tri-Borough Executive Director for Children’s Services to May 2016; now Commissioner
Duncan Whitfield, Strategic Director of Finance and Governance, Southwark Council
UTC Employer Alliance nominated UTC Trustees
Jeremy Lucas, Qualified Solicitor (retired)
Marc Cadwaladr, Group Financial Controller for Landsec.
Anna Kennedy, Sustainability Manager for Sir Robert McAlpine Ltd
UTC List of Governors
Also referred to as the Board of Governors.
Ensures clarity of vision, ethos and strategic direction.
Holds the Principal to account for performance of staff and students.
Oversees financial performance to promote, propriety and value for money.
Appoints the Principal.
Appoints sub-committees of the Board.
Employment: Partner, Farrer & Co, LLP. Declared Interests: None.
Emloyment: Independent Chair, Lambeth Safeguarding Children Board. Declared Interests: Andrew Christie Consulting, Birmingham Children’s Trust.
Employment: Strategic Director, Finance and Governance, Southwark Council. Declared Interests: Trustee, Sir Simon Milton Foundation.
Employment: Retired. Declared Interests: Governor, St Ronan’s, Kent. City of London and Westminster Conservative Association.
Employment: Land Securities Group PLC, (Landsec). Declared Interests: None.
Employment: Sir Robert McAlpine Ltd. Declared Interests: None.
Employment: Marylebone CE Girls School Declared Interests: None.
Davut Karatas Parent Governor
Employment: Senior Technology Director, London Stock Exchange Declared Interests: None
Ernestas Jegorovas Staff Governor
Employment: Teacher, Sir Simon Milton Westminster UTC. Declared Interests: None.
Dan Chandrakumar Headteacher
Employment: Head Teacher, Sir Simon Milton Westminster UTC. Declared Interests: None.