In this podcast, join Spencer Group’s CEO, Julian Minett, and James Browning, the Chief Operating Officer of Academies Enterprise Trust (AET), as they delve into James’ remarkable ascent within AET’s ranks.
From his pivotal role as Chief Information Officer, James swiftly rose to become the Chief Operating Officer in November 2022, spearheading strategic and operational oversight across AET’s expansive portfolio. With responsibilities spanning Technology, Data, Estates, Legal, Insurance, Procurement, and Health & Safety, James orchestrates a harmonious synergy, elevating these functions beyond individual capacities for a unified and professionally delivered impact.
Drawing from a rich background, including a significant tenure at RM Education, James brings a wealth of experience in strategic, operational, sales, and product-based roles. His transformative leadership at RM’s School Software business, notably the development of Glow, exemplifies his commitment to enhancing educational outcomes for leaders, teachers, and learners.
As a Board Director and Trustee of Abingdon Learning Trust, James extends his influence within the community, championing a three-step strategy for consolidation, expansion, and broader community benefit.
Don’t miss this insightful episode where James and Julian explore their collaborative journey, offering profound insights into the evolving landscape of education and corporate partnerships.
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