Jeff Martin – Member, Director and and Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors
Jeff is one of the members and joined the board of directors of Paradigm Trust in September 2013. He is vice chairman of the Board and also chairs the operations and finance committee. He is the trust’s link director for Culloden Primary Academy.
Jeff was a governor at his daughters’ primary school in Redbridge for 10 years before moving to Tower Hamlets. There he was introduced to Old Ford Primary School where he became a governor, a role he held for six years, eventually becoming the vice chair of governors. Jeff next became chair of the local governing body at Culloden Primary Academy and interim chair at Solebay Primary Academy until the Trust’s governance structure was revised in September 2015.
Until his retirement in 2014, Jeff was a director of BMS Group, one of the world’s leading reinsurance brokers. During his career spanning 40 years, working within the London insurance market, Jeff held a number of posts including IT director and group marketing and communications director.
Jeff’s term of office is four years. He was appointed as a director by the members when the company was formed on 2 April 2013. He has since been re-appointed as a director, by the members, and is currently serving his third term.