Founders4Schools was founded in 2011 by Sherry Coutu CBE. She and the leadership team are supported by a board of Advisers and Trustees drawn from the worlds of technology and education.

  • Simon Tucker

    Simon Tucker

    Chief Financial Officer

    Qualified as a chartered accountant with Ernst & Young in London in 1986 and over the last 15 years held FD and MD roles in start-ups and scale-ups including Opodo.com, Lowcosttravel.com and Thehealthcounter.com.



Founders4Schools has the support of many stakeholders from the worlds of education, philanthropy, banking that support our important work.

Advisory board

Founders4Schools has an incredible network of advisors from the worlds of education and technology who help shape our future by way of strategic support and guidance.


Founders4Schools has an experienced team of staff who work full-time to maintain and enhance our platform and services - To help teachers and improve the life chances of students by giving them access to business leaders in their community.