Meet The Team
Scott Bryan, International Director, WCI
Scott has a thorough understanding of the UK independent sector coupled with a wide range of international experience from more than 20 years working in education. His school leadership experience includes three successful Headships; in the UK, UAE and more recently as a founding Head in Switzerland. He was also Strategic Director at a leading UK Independent School, including responsibility for developing international business.Scott is responsible for developing WCI’s schools’ business and critically to support our current partners as they develop successful Wellington College schools, as well as to ensure the reputation and quality of our establishments overseas.
Clare Hillman, Head of International Licensing, WCI
With a background in licensing and franchising, Clare comes from outside the education sector, and joined WCI from Starbucks Coffee Corporation in 2018. There for over 7 years, she led development of the UK franchise business and previously developed licensed relationships and concept co-operation solutions with major businesses in the travel, hospitality and leisure sectors throughout Europe.Clare is responsible for developing WCI’s schools business, as well as developing and expanding our support capabilities and network strength.
Monica Bassan, Wellington College International Office Manager, WCI
Monica has a professional background in politics, having worked in Parliament for the past 10 years supporting MP’s and most recently a member of the House of Lords – notably known as the President of the Confederation of British Industry (CBI) and the Founder and Chairman of Cobra Beer – Lord Karan Bilimoria. Monica worked as his Chief of Staff and Parliamentary Researcher and previously studied International Politics at City University, London.Monica is responsible for the overall office management of WCI, leads communications and PR to promote WCI dynamically and effectively on the global stage and supports in market research and business development.
Iain Henderson, Deputy Head Educational Developments and Partnerships (Science), Wellington College
David Wilson, Academic Director, International Partnership Programmes, (Science), Wellington College
David graduated from Oxford University with a degree in Chemistry. He then studies for a postgraduate degree in Education. He has over 20 years’ experience of teaching in state and independent schools in the UK.He was appointed to Wellington College in 2004 as Head of Chemistry and subsequently as Head of Science. For the past 7 year he has been International Academic Director and his role has been focused on International activities, particularly China. He is an IB examiner and school inspector of international schools.
Edwin Wai, Estates Bursar, Wellington College
Stephen Crouch, Group Finance & Operations Director, Wellington College
The team is also supported by Wellington College staff including
James Dahl, 15th Master, Wellington College
Delyth Lynch, Deputy Head Safeguarding (PE) – Safeguarding
Rachel Loaring, HM Anglesey (Science) – Boarding
Katherine Baker, Director of Legal & Compliance – Legal
Lisa Thompson, Bursary Assistant – administrative and TWC co-ordination
Vicky Williams, Head of Marketing – Marketing
Murray Lindo, Director of Wellington Community – alumni and community
as well as many others, to all of whom we are very grateful
We are also privileged to have the invaluable support and guidance from our very active Wellington College International Governors, Helen Stevenson, Felicity Kirk, The Right Honourable Lord Strathclyde and Jill May.
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