Neil Makin OBE

Neil's business career was mainly in the food manufacturing sector, with 25+ years operating at Board level in human resources; public affairs and corporate responsibility. Extensive experience of education and the public policy arena from a range of external appointments. Personnel Director, then External affairs Director at Cadbury Limited/Cadbury-Schweppes plc. until 2008. In more recent years has chaired Cadbury Foundation, and held a number of consultancy, voluntary and trustee positions with emphasis on education and business links. Appointed Honorary Ambassador – Teach First in 2017.

A Governor of Chipping Campden School from 2008-16.