Jonny was appointed as the CEO of the Peter Jones Foundation in 2017. A former classroom teacher, Jonny is equally passionate about enterprise and education, and is committed to improving the life chances of the young people we work with. Having started his first business at the age of 12, Jonny has founded and co-founded several companies and charitable initiatives in the education sector, including The Brilliant Club, Researchers in Schools and AccessEd.
Jonny was named in the Top 10 Young UK Social Entrepreneurs in 2010, listed in The Observer’s Britain’s 50 New Radicals in 2012 and won the Guardian’s Charity of the Year Award in 2015. Outside of the Foundation, Jonny runs an award-winning property business and is on the board of The English Speaking Union, Tomorrow’s People and AccessEd, and is a Teach First Ambassador.
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