Alex Bols

Deputy CEO

Alex Bols works closely with the CEO in developing and managing all aspects of the organisation’s mission and strategy. He observes the QAA and AdvanceHE Boards and sits on the UK Standing Committee for Quality Assessment and UUKi International Strategic Advisory Board.

Alex is an experienced school governor. He is a member of the Governing Body of a Federation of two secondary schools, two primary schools and a Teaching School Alliance, and chairs one of the secondary schools. He has previously chaired the governing bodies at two primary schools and been on the governing body of another secondary school and a special school for children with autism.

Alex is a Board member at the University College of Osteopathy and is studying for his Doctor of Education at UCL’s Institute of Education. He has recently been appointed to HEFCW’s Quality Assessment Committee.  In his spare time, Alex is a keen theatre-goer and traveller. He has recently cycled from London to Paris and is considering his tenth marathon.