Mr Robert Ringrose – Chairman

Committees: Estates, Development, Finance, Laxton Junior School, Education, Project Development Steering Group
Mr Ringrose is an Old Oundelian with a finance and property background. He was Master of the Worshipful Company of Grocers (2008-09) and is the current chairman of the Grocers’ Company Property Committee and a member of the Grocers’ Company Finance Committee.

 

 

Mr David Hutchinson – Vice Chairman

Committees: Finance and Development 
Mr Hutchinson, a chartered accountant and chairman of the Hutchinson Group, is an Old Oundelian and former parent.

 

 

 

Mr Chris Bartram

Committees: Property Development Steering Group, chair of the Estates Committee
Mr Bartram has a background in commercial property investment management and is a non-executive director at Land Securities Group plc. His past positions include managing partner, Jones Lang Wootton; CEO Haslemere NV; founder and chair of Orchard Street Investment Management; Crown Estate Commissioner, and chair of the Bank of England Property Forum.

 

 

Mr Jonathan Cartwright

Committees: Chair of the Finance Committee
Mr Cartwright has a background in finance and investment, and is Old Oundelian and former parent, with significant involvement with the OO Club. 

 

 

 

Mr Neil Chippington

Committees: Education and Laxton Junior School
Mr Chippington is Head of St John’s College School, Cambridge and has a distinguished career in education.  He is currently Chairman of the Choir Schools’ Association. 

 

 

 

Mr Howard Clayden

Committees: Finance
Mr Clayden is a globally experienced commercial CFO across a number of sectors. He is a Governor of Edge Grove Prep School in Hertfordshire and is a parent of current Oundelians.

 

 

 

Mr Timothy Coleridge

Committees: Estates and Project Development Steering Group.
Mr Coleridge joins the Governing Body as an ex officio member as the Third Warden for the Worshipful Company of Grocers.  After a career in Lloyd’s insurance market and local government, his focus now is as an elected member of a local authority, with involvement in student housing.

 

 

 

Mr Ian Hodgson

Committees: Finance and Development, Trustee of the Oundle School Non-Teaching Staff Pension Scheme
Mr Hodgson is a former partner at Slaughter and May. He is an Old Oundelian and former parent.

 


 

 

Mrs Jane Kibbey

Committees: Chairman of the Education Committee
Mrs Kibbey has a background in human resources and is former group human resources director of Prudential plc. She is currently a non-executive director of the Nottingham Building Society.  

 

 

 

Mrs Rebecca Lawes

Commitees: Education, Laxton Junior School, responsibilty for Safeguarding
Ms Lawes trained at Freshfields, and is now working for an educational charity and grant-making foundation. She is a parent of past and current Oundelians.

 

 

 

Mr Charles McAndrew

Committees: Finance
Mr McAndrew has a background as an institutional stockbroker, and is past Master of the Worshipful Company of Grocers. 

 

 

 

Mrs Debbie McGregor

Committees: Chair of Laxton Junior School committee
Mrs McGregor is an independent business consultant and executive coach with significant human resources experience following a career as an HR director. 

 

 

 

Mr Michael Spens

Committees: Education, responsibility for Boarding
In a long career as a teacher, Mr Spens was Headmaster of Fettes School in Edinburgh for 20 years.

 

 
 

 

Mr Toby Stubbs

Committees: responsibility for Health and Safety
Mr Stubbs worked as an insurance underwriter at Lloyd’s. He was Master of the Worshipful Company of Grocers (2011-2012), and is governor at The Elms School, Colwall.

 

 

 

Mr Rupert Uloth

Committees: Education and Development
Mr Uloth is a retired captain of The Life Guards, and is currently a freelance journalist and Second Warden of the Worshipful Company of Grocers. 

 

 

 

Mr James Whitmore

Committees: Estates and Laxton Junior School
Mr Whitmore is managing director of a central London property development company and is current Master of the Worshipful Company of Grocers.

 

 

 

Mr Dominic Toriati - Secretary

Mr Toriati is the School Bursar and Secretary to the Governing Body of Oundle School. 

 

The Governing Body can be contacted through the Secretary at:
chairman@oundleschool.org.uk