David Hughes

Director of Finance, Operations, Trustee

David joined the MET as Director of Finance and Operations in September 2016. He qualified as a chartered accountant with the National Audit Office, and spent 20 years auditing central government, including the Department for Education, the Education Funding Agency, Ofsted and Ofqual. David moved into education initially on secondment to support an academy in Kent, before deciding on a permanent change of career direction with a view to making a real difference in the schools sector. He is passionate about delivering value for money to maximise the beneficial impact on the students within the constrained resources of the education sector.