Edward joined Rivers in June 2020. He leads on Estates and Procurement for Academy Transformation Trust, A Multi Academy Trust with 22 Academies across the UK. Edward has 8 years’ experience of working within the education sector and for a MAT during periods of significant growth. During this time, Edward has developed and implemented strategies to improve the management of estates, allocation of capital funding, project management and procurement of high value operational service contracts. This is in addition to securing significant funding and delivering large scale capital projects across multiple funding streams. Edward is looking forward to sharing his experience with the Trust.