HONG KONG, Oct. 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- After 14 successful years serving on Nord Anglia Education's Board of Directors, Alan Kelsey has left his post as Chairman of the Board.
Alan's contributions to the success of Nord Anglia Education have helped the world's leading premium schools organisation to develop from just a handful of schools over a decade ago to 46 schools and growing. During his tenure as Chairman of the Board, Nord Anglia Education expanded into new regions including North America, the Middle East and Southeast Asia while strengthening its presence in Europe and China.
"Alan Kelsey's dedication and guidance has been invaluable to our growth as an international schools organisation. I would like to wish him all the best on his next endeavour and thank him for his many years of service to our family of schools," said Andrew Fitzmaurice, CEO of Nord Anglia Education.
Alan joined Nord Anglia Education's Board of Directors in November 2003 and subsequently took on the role of Chairman of the Board in January 2005. During his time on the Board, Alan served on Nord Anglia's Audit Committee, Compensation Committee, Nominating Committee and Corporate Governance Committee.
Following Nord Anglia Education's take private transaction on 1 September, a new Board of Directors was appointed. The Board will be comprised of representatives from Nord Anglia Education management, Baring Private Equity Asia and CPPIB.
About Nord Anglia Education, Inc.
Nord Anglia Education is the world's leading premium schools organisation. Our 46 international schools are located in China, Europe, the Middle East, Southeast Asia and the Americas. Together, they educate more than 39,000 students from kindergarten through to the end of secondary education. We are driven by one unifying philosophy -- we are ambitious of our students, our people and our family of schools. Our schools deliver a high quality education through a personalised approach enhanced with unique global opportunities to enable every student to succeed. We primarily operate in geographic markets with high foreign direct investment, large expatriate populations and rising disposable income. We believe that these factors contribute to high demand for premium schools and strong growth in our business. Nord Anglia Education is headquartered in Hong Kong SAR, China. www.nordangliaeducation.com
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