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The Board of Governors places high importance on awareness of the Governors’ role, especially their statutory duties, their knowledge of the School, the staff and the legal, educational and financial environment in which the School operates.

The Governors are responsible for all School matters, the management of the School land and buildings belonging to the City of London Corporation and the appointment of the Headmaster/Headmistress and other members of the Senior Management Team.

List of Governors

Deputy Philip Woodhouse (Chairman)

Deputy Graham Packham

Nicholas Bensted-Smith (ex-offico)

Tim Levene (ex-officio)

Alderman David Graves

Nicholas Goddard

Andrew McMillan

Councillor Chris Townsend

Lady Gillian Yarrow

Clare Verga

Jamel Banda

Support Officer: Jayne Moore (email:    

To contact the Chairman of Governors, Philip Woodhouse, please write to City of London, Guildhall, PO Box 270, London, EC2P 2EJ, telephone 020 7332 1416.