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date: 15 October 2019

Wigdortz, Brett Harris free

OBE 2013

Born New Jersey, USA 9 Oct. 1973; s of Larry Wigdortz and Judith Wigdortz; m 2005, Nicole Jacobs; one s two d

Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Tiney, since 2018

Education

Univ. of Richmond (BA Econs); Univ. of Hawaii (MA Econs)

Career

Researcher, East-West Center, Honolulu, 1995–97; freelance journalist, 1998–99; Mgt Consultant, McKinsey & Co., Indonesia, Singapore and the Philippines, 2000–02; Founder and CEO, Teach First, 2002–17, now Hon.; Pres. Co-Founder and Dep. CEO, Teach for All, 2007–10. Chair, Nat. Citizen Service Trust, 2018–. Hon. LLD: Warwick, 2016; Birmingham City, 2017

Publications

Success Against the Odds, 2012

Recreations

family and friends, sailing, travelling, youth football team coaching

Address

53 Fortis Green N2 9JJ