Governors

The Rt Hon Peter Riddell

Chair

The Rt Hon Peter Riddell CBE MA FRHIstS (OA)
Commissioner for Public Appointments since April 2016 and former Director (Chief Executive) of the Institute for Government 2011-16. Appointed to the Privy Council July 2010 as a member of the inquiry into the treatment of detainees. Hon DLitt (Universities of Edinburgh and Greenwich) and Honorary Fellow, Sidney Sussex College, Cambridge. Former Chief Political Commentator of The Times. Former Chairman of the Hansard Society for Parliamentary Government.

Dulwich College: Chair of the Board of Governors since August 2015.
Appointed Governor: August 2009.

Jayne Hill

Vice Chair

Jayne Hill MA (nee Black)

Solicitor specialising in commercial property finance. Parent and Dulwich resident.

Dulwich College: Vice Chair of Governors and Chair of the Property and Operations Committee.
Appointed Governor: August 2009.

Dr Irene Bishop

Dr Irene Bishop CBE BEd MA LLD

Former Head of St Saviour’s and St Olave’s School. Executive Head of St Michael and All Angels Academy in Camberwell. Co-director of Southwark Schools’ Learning Partnership. ASCL convenor for Southwark. Awarded a CBE in June 2012 in recognition of her work in education.

Dulwich College: Governor, Chair of the Education Committee and the Safeguarding Committee.
Appointed Governor: August 2012.

Dr Adrian JS Carr

Adrian JS Carr Ph.D. (OA) 

Chair of EducAid, NED of Volta Capital, Chair of credit committee for LEAP Trust. Formerly Managing Director at Credit Suisse and with previous roles at Paribas and JP Morgan.

Dulwich College: Governor, member of the Development Committee and Director of Dulwich College Enterprises Limited and Dulwich College Enterprises Overseas Ltd.
Appointed Governor: August 2019.

Keri Elborn

Keri Elborn BA FCA

Partner at Deloitte, specialising in Financial Services M&A. Prior to this, within the financial sector covering various regions across the globe. Dulwich College parent.

Dulwich College: Governor, member of Finance Committee.
Appointed Governor: August 2019.

Karen Fowler

Karen Fowler MA

Headteacher of Michael Faraday School, designated a National Support School. Appointed a National Leader of Education (NLE) in 2010. A Headteacher in Southwark schools for 30 years, provides advice and support to other schools and a Trustee of It's All About the Music, a charity dedicated to providing excellence in the Arts, and especially music, to the children of Southwark.

Dulwich College: Governor, member of the Education and Safeguarding Committees.
Appointed Governor in January 2019

Bunt Ghosh

Bunt Ghosh BA MA

Senior Advisor at CQS Fund Management and AustralianSuper. Currently on the Board of the Horniman Museum, a Domus Fellow at St. Catherine’s College, Oxford and a Research Associate at the Systemic Risk Centre at the LSE. Formerly a Vice-Chairman, Fixed Income for Asia Pacific at Credit Suisse, Research Officer and Tutor in Economics at Oxford University. B.A. Economics (Antioch College in Ohio) and M.A. in Economics and Econometrics (University of Toronto).

Dulwich College: Former Dulwich College parent. Governor and Chair of the Finance Committee; member of the Development Committee. Chair of the board of directors of Dulwich College Enterprises Overseas Limited and director of Dulwich College Enterprises Limited.
Appointed Governor: August 2011.

Randa Hanna

Randa Hanna BA AA dipl RIBA

Architect experienced in the building and planning industry with a commitment to sustainability and environmental sensibility. Dulwich College parent.

Dulwich College: Governor, member of the Property and Operations Committee.
Appointed Governor: August 2018.

Howard Kerr

Howard Kerr MA MBA

Chief Executive of The British Standards Institution (BSI). Prior to this part of the Oil & Gas and Shipping industries in Asia Pacific, the Middle East and continental Europe. A Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society and a regular business contributor to the Speakers for Schools charity. Dulwich College former parent.

Dulwich College: Governor, member of the Finance Committee.
Appointed Governor: August 2019.

Dr Andreas Köttering

Dr Andreas Köttering BSc MSc DPhil

Partner at CBRE Caledon, the investment management subsidiary for private infrastructure of CBRE Global Investors. Parent and Dulwich resident.

Dulwich College: Governor, member of the Finance Committee; College-appointed Trustee of the Dulwich Estate.
Appointed Governor: April 2013.

Richard Parfitt

David Parfitt

Film, Television and Theatre Producer, local resident and Dulwich College parent.

Dulwich College: Governor, member of the Development and Property & Operations Committees; Staff Liaison Governor.
Appointed Governor: January 2018

Professor Richard Parish

Professor Richard Parish Commandeur dans l'Ordre des Palmes Académiques BA MA DPhil

Professor Emeritus, Emeritus Fellow and Dean of Degrees, St Catherine’s College, Oxford. Governor of St Mary’s Ascot. Member of Comité scientifique of CESTES (University of Catania, Sicily), President of the Society for Early-Modern French Studies.

Dulwich College: Governor, member of the Education Committee.
Appointed Governor: November 2016.

Catherine Polli

Catherine Polli LLB

Client Services Partner at Pinney Talfourd, leading the Family Law Department. A member of Resolution and Blackheath Preparatory School’s PTFA Committee. Dulwich College parent.

Dulwich College: Governor, member of the Safeguarding and Education Committees: Appointed Governor: August 2019.

Tim PethybridgeTim Pethybridge

Founding partner, and Chief Risk Officer at Farm Street Partners, Trustee of the Guildhall School of Music and Drama, Governor and Co-Chair at the Paddock School in Wandsworth for Children with severe learning difficulties.

Dulwich College: Governor, member of the Finance and Development Committees.
Appointed Governor: December 2015.

Special Adviser to the Board of Governors of Dulwich College

Sir John Ritblat FRICS Hon FRIBA (OA)
Special Adviser on Property Matters. Sir John is invited to attend all meetings of the Property Committee and is sent all Property Committee papers. He retired as a Governor of the College in 2008 and was then appointed as a “Special Adviser”.

Honorary International Advisor to the Governors

His Excellency Khun Anand Panyarachun Hon KBE MA (OA)

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Ms K Jones LLB

Clerk to the Governors

Ms S White

PA Governance and Finance
Dulwich College
Dulwich Common
London SE21 7LD
United Kingdom
020 8299 9306
whites1@dulwich.org.uk

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