Michael Dwan is the Representative for academy sponsors Helping Hands Trust and My World Trust*
A successful entrepreneur and philanthropist, Michael’s personal interest in education is focused on supporting change to help young people of all abilities achieve their individual learning potential and aspirations.
As the eldest of seven children from a working class family in Manchester, Michael feels passionately that his own education gave him an extraordinary opportunity and he wishes to help others benefit from the same life-changing experience.
Michael is committed to bringing together the right complementary mix of skills and expertise to ensure academies within the Bright Tribe network benefit from the very best educational improvement and gain from the professionalism and innovative ideas of members of the Trust with a background in industry.
Michael has recently been awarded a Doctorate in Education by the University of Bolton.
*Michael is not an employee of Bright Tribe Trust.