Chairman The Sutton Trust
Sir Peter Lampl is acknowledged to be the UK’s leading educational philanthropist. He founded the Sutton Trust in 1997 to improve social mobility through education and remains the Trust’s chairman.
He is also chairman of the Education Endowment Foundation set up in 2011 by the Sutton Trust with support from Impetus Trust funded by an endowment of £135 million from the Government to improve the attainment of the poorest children in the worst performing schools.
Before establishing the Sutton Trust, Peter was the founder and chairman of the Sutton Company, a Private Equity firm with offices in New York, London and Munich and became one of the 200 wealthiest people in the UK. Peter has a Masters Degree from Oxford and an MBA from the London Business School.