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David Coughtrie

David Coughtrie

Dip Arch RIBA FCILT

Chairman

David Coughtrie became a CET Trustee in 2011 and Chairman in October 2014. He is also a member of the Grants and Development Committee.... Read more
Chris Atkin

Chris Atkin

CEng FREng FRAeS MA(Cantab) PhD

Trustee, Chairman of the Grants and Development Committee

Chris is Professor of Aeronautical Engineering at City University which he joined in 2008 to lead the Aeronautics Centre within the School of Engineering and Mathematical Sciences.... Read more
Robin Booth

Robin Booth

FCA

Trustee, Chairman of the Finance and Administration Committee

Robin Booth became a CET Trustee in 2012 following his retirement as Financial Controller and Company Secretary of the Trust, which position he had held since 1990. He is also a member of the CET Grants and Development Committee and Chairman of the CET Finance and Administration Committee.... Read more
Nicolina Andall

Nicolina Andall

Advisor

Nicolina Andall is a Qualified Solicitor with an extensive background in commercial law, having worked in the City and In-House in a number of international companies. ... Read more
Edward Brunel-Cohen

Edward Brunel-Cohen

FCA

Trustee

Edward is a Chartered Accountant and is now semi-retired, having stood down in 2015 from his role as Global Director of Finance and IT at the Chartered Institute for Securities and Investments (CISI) in the City of London, where he had been for five years. ... Read more
Alun Evans

Alun Evans

BA (Hons) FCA MBA

Trustee

Alun Evans became a CET Trustee in February 2016. He is a member of the Finance and Administration Committee. Having qualified as a chartered accountant in 1981, Alun held a number of senior finance positions with Chrysalis Group plc, Cope Allman International plc and Coloroll Group plc.... Read more
John Hillier

John Hillier

Senior Advisor

John Hillier is a former trustee of the CET and serves as Senior Advisor and Member of the CET Trust's Grants and Development Committee. As Chief Executive of the National Council for Vocational Qualifications from 1990 to 1997, he was responsible for the development and introduction of NVQs and GNVQs.... Read more
David Khanna

David Khanna

BA (Hons); MIoD; MIWFM

Advisor

David is Director and a co-founder of Arolite Ltd. Arolite provides comprehensive, end to end support and management of commercial catering equipment for multi-site organisations across the UK. David first encountered the Commercial Education Trust through his works with Junior Chamber International London in 2014, an organisation he went on to lead in 2017. ... Read more
Nick Martel

Nick Martel

Trustee

Nick leads his own consulting practice specialising in retail and consumer businesses and the real estate sector. He is also a Non-Executive of specialist real estate law firm, Davitt Jones Bould.... Read more
Anne O'Hagan

Anne O'Hagan

MA (Glasgow), PGCE (Secondary)

Advisor

Anne O’Hagan was born and educated in Scotland. She graduated with an MA in Modern Languages from the University of Glasgow and completed her PGCE (Secondary) at Jordanhill College of Education. ... Read more
Darragh O'Sullivan

Darragh O'Sullivan

BA (Hons) Law; Pg. Dip. Legal Practice (Bar Vocational and Legal Practice courses) MBA

Trustee

Darragh is the founder of DOS & Co, a virtual family office service company. He specialises in supporting family offices, entrepreneurs and the young wealthy in their legal, operational and reputation-management affairs. He became an Advisor to CET in April 2018.... Read more
Anne Robins

Anne Robins

BSc Dip Ed HDLS

Trustee

Anne Robins was born and educated in Scotland. She graduated with a BSc from Glasgow University and has postgraduate qualifications in education, teaching, and library science.... Read more
David Willets

David Willets

BA FCA

Trustee

David Willetts became a CET Trustee in 2012. He is also a member of the CET Grants and Development Committee. David is Founder and Chairman of Reeve Hepburn, a corporate advisory boutique based in the UK.... Read more
Clare Brooks

Clare Brooks

BA (Hons) MBA

Director and Secretary

Clare joined CET in May 2015 and serves as Director. She has worked with charitable foundations, community foundations and donor-advised funds for over twenty-five years, initially in Central and Eastern Europe (based in Prague) and more recently in Australia and the UK.... Read more
Grace Cole

Grace Cole

Grants Administrator

Grace graduated from Nottingham University in 2005 with a degree in Ancient History, in which she still holds a keen interest. ... Read more

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