For more information contact:

The Venturers' Trust
Merchants' Hall
The Promenade
Clifton Down

0117 973 8058

David Potter

Education Adviser, Venturers' Trust

David joined the Society of Merchant Venturers as its education adviser in September 2014. He spent seventeen years in schools, eventually leading a large secondary school, and worked for 15 years in local authorities, including as head of school improvement. He was a DfE adviser, led many OfSTED inspections and worked as school improvement partner/adviser to a great range of schools and academies. For several years he has been an education consultant focusing on improving teaching quality, self-evaluation and improvement planning.