Director of Finance and Operations
David Godwin is Director of Finance and Operations for Whitgift and responsible to the Headmaster for the effective management of the school’s finances, commercial activities and non-teaching operations.
David’s career has largely been in the investment banking industry in London and New York, working for Deutsche Bank and Credit Suisse. Most recently he worked as Finance and Business Performance Director in New Zealand’s largest Crown Research Institute. He is a Fellow of the Australia and New Zealand Chartered Accountants and has a business degree from Massey University, New Zealand.
The main responsibilities of the post of Director of Finance and Operations are:
- To oversee and lead all non-teaching and operational aspects of the School
- To manage and oversee the financial operation of the School
- To lead the Estates, IT and commercial managers
Back to Senior Management Team