Executive Leadership Programme: Project Team

Professor Tazeeb Rajwani

Head of Executive Education, Essex Business School University of Essex

Professor Tazeeb Rajwani is Professor of International Business and Strategy at Essex Business School, Member of the Senior Management Team, Head of Executive Education, Member of the EBS Advisory Board and Director of Postgraduate Programmes. He previously was a Reader (Associate Professor) in Strategic Management at Cranfield School of Management, one of Europe's leading business schools, where he was also the Executive MBA Director.

He also holds or has held visiting faculty positions at Cranfield School of Management, London Business School, Kings College London, University of Warwick, ALBA (Greece), University of Edinburgh, HULT (London), University of Notre Dame (USA), Strathmore University (Kenya), University of Oxford, University of Peking and ESMT (Germany). He has been a Director of Strategy at a high-tech start-up, where he still holds an advisory board position. Prior to these roles he held a management position at KPMG Corporate Finance, where he was an Innovation Champion and member of the Thought Leadership group at KMPG Europe

 


David Maytham, TT Education

Head of Education and Managing Director, TT Education

David Maytham is the founder and Managing Director of TT Education, the award-winning School Improvement Company, who have worked with over 60,000 teachers across the UK and overseas. David graduated from and Warwick University with a BA hons, supplemented by PGCE from Reading and is a former fast track teacher and school leader. He was the Lead Writing Teacher at the first Writing Demonstration School in the country and has worked on numerous research projects on behalf of the Department for Education. David also Chairs the Governing Body of two primary schools. David is renowned for his inspirational and motivational INSET training and specialises with supporting schools and teachers with:

  • Strategic direction
  • School Development Planning
  • Inspirational Leadership
  • Visioning
  • Developing empowering curricula

 


Mark Kelly, Consultant

Business trainer and coach Mark Kelly has decades of experience in helping organisations excel.

As well as holding senior management roles at a range of fast-growing businesses, he has designed training programmes for the likes of Coutts, Balfour Beatty and NatWest.

 

 


Adam Reed, TT Education

Adam is an experienced TT Education consultant and former senior leader in education who is passionate about ensuring young people have the best education opportunities possible.

Adam has led in, and helped to improve, primary and secondary schools across the country, predominantly from areas of high deprivation – and has consistently demonstrated a professional approach to successfully building capacity in schools, ensuring they are capable of sustainable improvement. He also holds NPQH and Safe Recruiter status.