The Director


Andrew Ritchie  
+44 (0) 20 7520 1520

Andrew Ritchie has been Director of Goodenough College since July 2006. He took up this appointment on leaving the British Army after 34 years as a career soldier. He was trained at the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst and later read Law and Politics at Durham University. He served in many parts of the world including Northern Ireland, Belize, Germany, Zimbabwe, Cyprus and Bosnia and successively commanded a regiment, a brigade and a division. His principal staff posts in the Army were as Director of Public Relations and Director of Personnel Policy. He completed his military career in the rank of major general as Commandant of Sandhurst where he was responsible for the selection and training of all British Army officers and officers from some 40 allied armies. He was formerly a governor of Marlborough College and Princess Helena College and has a strong interest in education. He is married to Camilla, an investment fund manager, and they have three children. His pastimes include opera, field sports and golf. He is also a Chelsea supporter.

PA to the Director

Amanda Streeter
+44 (0) 20 7520 1521

Director of Finance and Resources


Richard Barker  
+44 (0) 20 7520 1522

Reporting to the Director of Goodenough College, and working closely with him on all key strategic and operational matters Richard is responsible for the strategic financial leadership and management of the College, ensuring the sustainability of the organisation, the maintenance of its estate and the profitability of its commercial operations. He works closely with the College’s Board, its subcommittees and the Executive.

Richard is a qualified accountant, member of the Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy, responsible for all aspects of College business relating to finance, the College estates and its commercial operations and is the Company Secretary to the College and its subsidiary companies. He is the deputy to the Director of the College and will support the Director and other senior colleagues in developing and executing the College’s strategic objectives.

Administrator to the Director of Finance and Resources

Lucinda Stock 
+44(0) 207 5201547



Dr Alan McCormack
+44 (0) 20 7520 1551



Caroline Persaud
+44 (0) 20 7520 1570

Director of Operations



Janine Binks
+44 (0) 20 7520 1534

Director of Development and External Relations


Mark Lewis
+44 (0) 20 7520 1530

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