Internal Management Committee

The Trust’s day-to-day management is the responsibility of the Trust Director, who reports to an Internal Management Committee through regular meetings and written reports.

Board of Trustees

The Trust’s Board of Trustees is made up of a balance of Pearson SA and independent Trustees as follows:

Pearson SA Trustees:

Mr. Ebrahim Matthews – MD Pearson SA

Ms. Fathima Dada – MD Global Schools

Mr. Brian Wafawarowa – Executive Director Learning Services

Mr. Michael Ogdin – Executive Director Finance

Independent Trustees:

Prof. Zubeida Desai, Chair and Dean, UWC Education Faculty;

Prof. Mamokgethi Phakeng, Deputy Vice Chancellor, UCT;

Ms. Dolly Mokgatle, CEO Peotona.

Trust employees

Dr. Veronique Genniker, Trust Director

Dr. Nadeen Moolla, Research and Development Manager

Mr. David Langhan, Development Coordinator

Ms. Gcobisa Mbili, Programme and Office Manager

Mrs. Thandeka Ndevu, Programme Administrator

6 Provincial District-based Leadership and Management Facilitators

6 Provincial District-based Curriculum Facilitators


The Trust prepares an annual budget of expenditure and income, which is formally approved by the Board of Trustees. The Internal Management Committee and the Board of Trustees monitor the Trust’s activities against the budget. Internal monthly management accounts are produced setting out the Trust’s results for each month. These monthly management accounts include an income statement, a balance sheet and a cash flow statement. All transactions undertaken by the trust are accounted for in the Group’s ERP system, namely Book Master.

The Trust is registered with the South African Revenue Services as a Public Benefit Organization (PBO no. 930025964) and for income tax purposes (tax reference number 0178/549). 

SACE Accredited provider number: PR13042

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Internal management committee
Internal Management Committee