Register of Interests

In accordance with the Academies Financial Handbook, we are required to maintain a registers of interests. Members, trustees, senior leadership teams and staff who have a financial responsibility must declare any personal interest that might be reasonably deemed to compromise impartiality, conflict with duty or potentially result in a conflict of interests leading to private benefit.

First NameSurnamePositionDate of AppointmentAppointed by:Attendance at Board and Committee Meetings 2017/18Term of OfficeDate of ResignationName of OrganisationNature of InterestDate from which involvedDate interest ceased
Gemma
Bhagalia
Trustee
24/06/2018
Appointed by members
1/123/06/2022
The Spark Arts for Children
Employee
01/12/2015

Plan GK Consultancy
Director/Freelance Consultant
01/04/2014
VictoriaBishopTrustee18/06/2019Co-opted TrusteeN/A17/06/2023Hamilton AcademyDaughter employee
RachaelClarkeTrustee01/07/2014Appointed by members7/901/08/2018Leicester Education Business CompanyEmployee01/07/2014
ColinForknallTrustee22/07/2014Appointed by members8/801/08/2018Rushey Mead AcademyAcademy Councillor and Chair of Finance & General Purposes Committee14/06/2012
AnthonyGloverTrustee (Chair) & Member01/08/2014Appointed by members5/501/08/2018Rushey Mead AcademyAcademy Councillor01/09/2014
Nottingham Roman Catholic Dioceses Education ServicesEducation Consultant01/09/2012
Nottingham University/Samworth Academy TrustDirector/Chair of Local Governing Body01/01/2013
TMETSon, Teacher at Rushey Mead Academy28/08/2012
KirstyHoltTrustee18/06/2019Co-opted TrusteeN/A17/06/2023K A Holt Consulting LtdManaging Director01/01/2006
DeepakKariaTrustee19/10/2016Co-opted Trustee3/818/10/2017Eon/UniperEmployee01/01/2009
KamleshKotechaTrustee21/03/2017Co-opted Trustee2/420/03/202123/09/2018Sela HR SolutionsSole Trader01/08/2013
AzamMamujeeMember24/01/2017MemberN/AN/AM Cubed Chartered AccountantsPartner04/2005
Leicester Arts Centre Ltd
Trustee10/2015
University of Leicester
Member of Court07/2003
The Mamusee Foundation
Trustee07/2014
University of LeicesterCouncil Board Member01/08/2018
Art Reach Trust LtdDirector01/04/2018
Rotary De Montfort Leicester
Member
09/1994
HitenMehtaTrustee18/06/2019Co-opted TrusteeN/A17/06/2023NoneN/AN/A
HetalParmarTrustee19/10/2016Co-opted Trustee3/418/10/2020Santander UK
Employee
01/09/2009
Lionheart Academies TrustTrustee01/11/2016
CarolynRobsonTrustee10/06/2014Appointed by members6/610/06/2018LeTS LtdDirector20/11/2012
Rushey Mead FoundationTrustee29/06/2005
KasarSinghTrustee18/06/2019Co-opted TrusteeN/A17/06/2023NoneN/AN/A
KishorTailorMember24/01/2017MemberN/AN/AHumber Local Enterprise PartnershipEmployee01/06/2013
Tailor Max Ltd.Director07/02/2012
SDGMTrustee2017
Sabras RadioEmployee2011
ElaineTaylorTrustee28/08/2014Appointed by members5/928/08/2018Parlance Educational LtdDirector01/09/2014
Hamilton AcademyChair of Academy Council01/09/2017
ChrisWilkinsMember24/01/2017MemberN/AN/AUniversity of LeicesterEmployee2012
Avenue Primary SchoolGovernor01/07/2012
JillWilkinsonMember01/08/2014MemberN/A01/08/201819/02/2019The Spencer Academies TrustMember and Director01/06/2014
First NameSurnamePositionDate of AppointmentAppointed by:Attendance at AC meetings 2017/18Term of OfficeDate of ResignationName of OrganisationNature of InterestDate from which involvedDate interest ceased
ChanChampaneriParent15/01/2016Elected3/44 yearsAbbey Primary SchoolParent Governor12/04/200314/07/07
PrafulChauhanTrust Appointed01/01/2016Trust1/54 years08/05/2018N/AN/AN/AN/A
SallyCoxTrust Appointed (Chair)07/11/2016Trust6/64 yearsLeicester Symphony TrustMember21/1/2016
SueDunfordTrust Appointed01/01/2016Trust3/44 yearsN/AN/AN/AN/A
ColinForknallCo-opted01/01/2016Trust6/64 yearsTMETTrustee22/07/2014
AnthonyGloverTrust Appointed01/01/2016Trust4/64 yearsNottingham Roman Catholic Dioceses Education ServicesEducation Consultant01/09/2012-
Nottingham University/Samworth Academy TrustDirector/Chair of LGB01/01/2013
TMETSon, employed at Rushey Mead Academy28/08/2012
RitaHindochaExecutive Principal01/01/2016Ex-Officio6/6Ex-OfficioEx-OfficioN/AN/AN/AN/A
TomHaguePrincipal Designate - Castle Mead Academy28/08/2018Ex-OfficioN/AEx-OfficioEx-OfficioN/AN/AN/AN/A
ChrisKingTrust Appointed (CMA Chair)03/09/2018TrustN/A4 yearsIndependent Association of Prep Schools (IAPS)CEO03/09/2018N/A
Financial Institutions Group (FIG)Partner01/09/2013N/A
KalvinderKaurParent15/01/2016Elected4/64 yearsN/AN/AN/AN/A
GeeKaderPrincipal - RMA28/08/2018Ex-OfficioN/AEx-OfficioEx-OfficioDepartment for Education (DfE)Transition Manager01/11/2015N/A
SaraMcAdamTrust Appointed07/01/2019TrustN/A4 yearsN/AN/AN/AN/A
GemmaNeedhamStaff01/01/2016Elected4/44 yearsN/AN/AN/AN/A
TasnimYusufStaff01/01/2016Elected1/44 yearsN/AN/AN/AN/A
First NameSurnamePositionDate of AppointmentAppointed by:Attendance at AC meetings 2017/18Term of OfficeDate of ResignationName of OrganisationNature of InterestDate from which involvedDate interest ceased
JackieGairPrincipal01/09/2017Ex-Officio6/7Ex-OfficioEx-OfficioN/AN/AN/AN/A
CathyBrownTrust Appointed01/09/2017Trust6/74 yearsAvenue Primary SchoolChair of Governors01/01/2000
Northfield House Primary AcademyChair of Academy Council01/11/2013
Thurnby Lodge Primary AcademyChair of Academy Council(Acting)01/09/2016
Hamilton AcademyAcademy Councillor01/09/2017
TMETEmployee, Head of Governance01/06/2016
RitaHindochaTrust Appointed26/04/2018Trust3/34 yearsTMETEmployee, Executive Principal01/09/2003
SanjivLadwaTrust Appointed18/01/2019TrustN/A4 yearsKestrels' Field Primary SchoolVice Chair of Governors2012
PaulPittsTrust Appointed22/02/2018Trust4/44 yearsNorthfield House Primary AcademySister-in-law, employee01/09/2009
TrevorPringleTrust Appointed01/09/2017Trust6/74 years01/10/2018N/AN/AN/AN/A
ElaineTaylorTrust Appointed (Chair)01/09/2017Trust6/74 yearsTMET
Trustee
28/08/2014
Parlance Educational LtdDirector01/09/2014
MalcolmTrobeTrust Appointed01/09/2018TrustN/A4 yearsMalcolm Trobe Education Specialist & ConsultantContracted as Programme Director for ASCL NPQEL programme & Interim Executive Director of the Foundation for Leadership in Education (FLE)01/09/2018
Summer Schools Trust (SST)TrusteeTBC
First NameSurnamePositionDate of AppointmentAppointed by:Term of OfficeDate of ResignationAttendance at AC meetings 2017/18Name of OrganisationNature of InterestDate from which involvedDate interest ceased
RosemaryBakerTrust Appointed30/06/2018Trust4 years23/01/2019N/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
CameronBondParent09/11/2018Elected by Parents4 yearsN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
MarieCollinsPrincipal27/08/2004Ex-OfficioEx-OfficioEx-Officio6/6N/AN/AN/AN/A
RebeccaConwayCo-opted10/09/2018Academy Council1 yearN/AN/AWillowbrook Primary AcademySister, Assistant Principal10/09/2018N/A
RuthFairleyChair / Appointed01/09/2016Trust4 years 04/06/20184/4N/AN/AN/AN/A
AnneJonesCo-opted10/09/2018Academy Council1 yearN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
JanetJonesCo-opted10/09/2018Academy Council1 yearN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
TomMaynardTrust Appointed22/06/2018Trust4 yearsN/AN/ALutterworth High SchoolEmployee2012
PaulRobertsonTrust Appointed01/09/2016Trust4 yearsN/A4/6N/AN/AN/AN/A
HannahSharpeStaff06/11/2017Elected by Staff4 years4/5N/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
NigelPayneTrust Appointed06/03/2017Trust4 yearsN/A5/6Scraptoft Valley Primary School
Rowlatts Hill Primary School
Buswells Lodge Primary School
Ellesmere College
Clerk1996
Buswells Lodge Primary SchoolWife, employee2012
GulrezShahzadParent09/11/2018Elected by Parents4 yearsN/AN/AMoringa Miracle Farms LtdDirectorApril 2016N/A
SueSmithStaff01/09/2016Elected by Staff4 yearsN/A3/4N/AN/AN/AN/A
MaryamYakubParent07/11/2017Elected by Parents4 yearsN/A0/4N/AN/AN/AN/A
First NameSurnamePositionDate of AppointmentAppointed by:Attendance at AC and Committee Meetings 2017-18Term of OfficeDate of ResignationName of OrganisationNature of InterestDate from which involvedDate interest ceased
CathyBrown(Chair) Trust Appointed01/01/2016Trust8/84 yearsAvenue Primary SchoolChair of GovernorsSep-00
TMETEmployee, Head of Governance01/06/2016
Thurnby Lodge Primary Academy
Chair of Academy Council (Acting)
01/09/2016
Hamilton AcademyAcademy Councillor
01/09/2017
MeeraChandaranaStaff19/03/2018Elected by staff2/24 yearsN/AN/AN/AN/A
AlexCurranHead of School01/01/2017Ex-Officio8/8Ex-OfficioN/AN/AN/AN/A
NicolaGowersTrust Appointed09/04/2018Trust0/14 years12/06/2019N/AN/AN/AN/A
PeterHowkinsParent17/11/2017Elected by Parents4/54 yearsNetherhall School
Parent Governor
01/11/2017
Northfields Playbarn
Committee member
21/03/2017
MansoorKhanTrust Appointed09/06/2016Trust6/84 yearsNova SemiconductorDirector01/01/2008
Monster QuizDirector01/01/2016
NailaMalikTrust Appointed01/01/2016Trust7/84 yearsWyvern Primary SchoolParent01/05/2016-
Astounding Chauffers and Events
Husband, Director
23/01/2017
AhmedPeerbhaiParent05/12/2017Elected by Parents1/24 yearsN/A
SarahRidleyExecutive Principal01/01/2016Ex-Officio3/8Ex officioTMETHusband, Employee at Willowbrook Primary AcademyDec-15
TMETNephew Employee at Northfield House Primary AcademyJan-10-
LizWilloughbyStaff27/01/2016Elected by Staff3/44 years12/07/2019N/AN/AN/AN/A
First NameSurnamePositionDate of AppointmentAppointed by:Term of OfficeDate of ResignationAttendance at AC meetings 2017/18Name of OrganisationNature of InterestDate from which involvedDate interest ceased
IvanBennettTrust Appointed01/09/2016Trust4 yearsN/A4/7Leicester City CouncilEmployee, LAC Virtual School Team1998N/A
SandieBlountParent01/09/2016Elected4 yearsN/A8/13N/AN/AN/AN/A
JillGrayTrust Appointed Chair01/09/2016Trust4 yearsN/A10/10First Class Tailored Solutions for Young PeopleTeacherSep-15N/A
JaneHutchinsonTrust Appointed01/09/2016Trust4 yearsN/A9/10Speechmark PublicationsPublished author01/03/2016N/A
ApplauseDirector05/05/2015N/A
ClareMooreStaff01/09/2016Elected by Staff4 years01/03/20187/7N/AN/AN/AN/A
WendyScalesTrust Appointed21/08/2018Trust4 yearsN/AN/AParable Arts Ltd.Founder & key worker1989N/A
RebeccaSmithStaff01/09/2016Elected by Staff4 yearsN/A7/7N/AN/AN/AN/A
JennySlingerActing Principal02/01/2019Ex-OfficioEx-OfficioEx-OfficioN/AWillowbrook Primary AcademyAssistant PrincipalN/A
MichelleWoodhouseStaff29/06/2018Elected by Staff4 yearsN/AN/AGeneration Net Ltd. software developmentDirector2002N/A
RachelWanderaParent01/09/2016Elected by Parents4 yearsN/A6/10N/AN/AN/AN/A
First NameSurnamePositionDate of AppointmentAppointed by:Attendance at AC Meetings in 2017/18Term of OfficeDate of ResignationName of OrganisationNature of InterestDate from which involvedDate interest ceased
JayVirkEx officio01/04/2017Ex officio5/54 yearsN/AN/AN/AN/A
DebSwannStaff01/04/2017Elected by Staff4/54 yearsN/AN/AN/AN/A
GrantPentonStaff01/04/2017Elected by Staff5/54 yearsN/AN/AN/AN/A
AlesiaThompsonParent01/04/2017Elected by Parents4/54 yearsN/AN/AN/AN/A
MuhammadKharodiaTrust Appointed11/07/2018TrustN/A4 years30/11/2018N/AN/AN/AN/A
ClareKingTrust Appointed (Chair)01/04/2017Trust5/54 years05/06/2018N/AN/AN/AN/A
NickFieldenTrust Appointed10/05/2017Truste5/54 yearsMarket Harborough Building SocietyDirectorDec - 2013
AmyWhiteTrust Appointed01/04/2017Trust3/54 yearsN/AN/AN/AN/A
First NameSurnamePositionDate of AppointmentAppointed by:Term of OfficeDate of ResignationAttendance at AC meetings 2017/18Name of OrganisationNature of InterestDate from which involvedDate interest ceased 
CleoAdediranPrincipal01/09/2012TrustEx-OfficioEx-Officio4/4N/AN/AN/AN/A
AnnBennettTrust Appointed01/09/2016Trust4 years5/5Bennett's (Evington) LtdCompany SecretaryJan-01N/A
CathyBrownTrust Appointed (Chair)01/09/2016Trust4 years5/5Avenue Primary SchoolChair of Governors01/09/2000
TMETEmployee, Head of Governance01/06/2016
JoannaHurdleyStaff01/09/2016Elected by Staff4 years5/5N/AN/AN/AN/A
AngelaMarstonParent01/09/2016Elected by Parents4 years29/11/20183/5N/AN/AN/AN/A
SabihaNathaParent21/09/2018Elected by Parents4 yearsN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
CatherineSavageParent14/12/2018Elected by Parents4 yearsN/ASt Barnabas CE Primary SchoolHusband, Vice Chair of GovernorsOct-2015N/A
ShirazSidatParent29/09/2017Elected by Parents4 years30/08/20182/4Speedel (UK) LtdDirector28/09/2017N/A
SolinderSinghTrust Appointed12/06/2018Trust4 years05/09/20180/1N/AN/AN/AN/A
StephanieTaylorStaff01/09/2016Elected by Staff4 years4/5N/AN/AN/AN/A
AnnaWebbTrust Appointed30/03/2017Trust4 years3/5The Training PartnershipEmployeeSep-2013
First NameSurnamePositionDate of AppointmentAppointed by:Attendance at AC meetings 2017/18Term of OfficeDate of ResignationName of OrganisationNature of InterestDate from which involvedDate interest ceased
JackieGairPrincipal01/09/2017Ex-Officio6/7Ex-OfficioEx-OfficioN/AN/AN/AN/A
CathyBrownTrust Appointed01/09/2017Trust6/74 yearsAvenue Primary SchoolChair of Governors01/01/2000
Northfield House Primary AcademyChair of Academy Council01/11/2013
Thurnby Lodge Primary AcademyChair of Academy Council(Acting)01/09/2016
Hamilton AcademyAcademy Councillor01/09/2017
TMETEmployee, Head of Governance01/06/2016
RitaHindochaTrust Appointed26/04/2018Trust3/34 yearsTMETEmployee, Executive Principal01/09/2003
SanjivLadwaTrust Appointed18/01/2019TrustN/A4 yearsKestrels' Field Primary SchoolVice Chair of Governors2012
PaulPittsTrust Appointed22/02/2018Trust4/44 yearsNorthfield House Primary AcademySister-in-law, employee01/09/2009
TrevorPringleTrust Appointed01/09/2017Trust6/74 years01/10/2018N/AN/AN/AN/A
ElaineTaylorTrust Appointed (Chair)01/09/2017Trust6/74 yearsTMET
Trustee
28/08/2014
Parlance Educational LtdDirector01/09/2014
MalcolmTrobeTrust Appointed01/09/2018TrustN/A4 yearsMalcolm Trobe Education Specialist & ConsultantContracted as Programme Director for ASCL NPQEL programme & Interim Executive Director of the Foundation for Leadership in Education (FLE)01/09/2018
Summer Schools Trust (SST)TrusteeTBC