Ed left McKinsey & Company in 2010 (where he developed an expertise in education) to co-found School 21, an innovative 4 – 18 school in Stratford, East London, designed for children from all starting points and backgrounds (achieved Outstanding Ofsted in 2014).
Ed has advised leaders at Cambridge University, the London School of Economics along with some of the UK’s most exciting schools that are exploring new ways of teaching students. Ed has also worked with organisations specialised in working directly with disadvantaged students such as ARK Schools and Teach First.
Prior to joining McKinsey, Ed ran a theatre production company. Ed holds a BEng in Mechanical Engineering from Imperial College London and a degree in Business from the London School of Economics and Political Science.