Mr McMillan joined the Board of Governors in October 2011.

Mr Mcmillan is a retired banker with a wide ranging career working in the UK, Europe and the Americas.

City connections include the Association of Corporate Treasurers, the Worshipful Company of Fletchers and is linked with a number of schools in the Mercers’ cluster through the Guild of Mercers Scholars.

A widower, whose wife worked in the education sector, he has two sons currently at University