The School’s aim is to ensure the best possible education for present and future pupils of the school.
The Board of Governors works to support this aim and has the following key functions:
- To be a source of support and challenge to the Head of School
- To set aims and objectives for the school
- To set the policies for achieving those aims and objectives
- To monitor the school’s progress towards its aims and objectives
Regular reports and presentations are made to the Board of Governors, which meets three times a year.
Should a parent wish to contact the Board of Governors they must approach the Chair of the Board of Governors, Mr Hamad Al Qamra. The Chair of the Board can be contacted via the Al Qamra Holding Group website. Please note that parents should use the Qatar contact details. Alternatively, please contact Mrs Sarah Creedy, British Liaison Governor. Mrs Creedy can be contacted via the Governors Secretary, Mrs Jennifer Rothwell, on +44 01483 880665.
RGS Guildford in Qatar, Governors
Hamad Saleh Al Qamra believes in his country and supports the Qatar National Vision 2030. He is working to implement strategies that will support society and develop the state of Qatar. His goal is for Al Qamra Holding to be one of the best companies in Qatar and he currently owns thirty companies working in different sectors with a total turnover of over 3 Billion US Dollars.
Dr. Fadi Jomaa, appointed Group Chief Executive Officer of Al Qamra Holding in 2019, is also the Founder and CEO of QAFAM, the first integrated facility management company in Qatar, owned by Al Qamra Holding.
Dr. Fadi’s qualifications include a Doctorate in International Management and he is a certified environmental assessor and consultant.
“I've learned how easy it is to be successful, if you believe in yourself and dedicate your all into your goals”.
Sarah Creedy is chairman of RGS Guildford and RGS Guildford International. She also sits on the governing body of a sheltered housing association in Guildford, is a director of Christians in Sport and chairs a housing company owned and financed by Guildford Borough Council. Sarah practised as a commercial property solicitor and is a parent of two former RGS Guildford pupils.
Henry Pearson is a governor of RGS Guildford and director of RGS Guildford International. He is managing director of Uniform Convergence Ltd, an IT and management consultancy, and works as a senior advisor on cyber security matters for the UK Government focusing on engagement with UK and overseas universities and governments. Henry was the first chairman of the RGS Foundation and was the chairman of RGS governors from March 2007 to January 2013. He is a parent of former RGS pupils.