Kivu International Associate
Richard Brooks is an education specialist with senior experience of strategic policy development and delivery, education system reform, and large-scale educational improvement programmes. He was previously Director of Strategy at Ofsted, England’s schools and skills inspectorate, where he led work on strengthening the accountability framework for schools. Prior to this Richard was Senior Adviser to the English Secretary of State for Education. His role included managing the politics of change as well as providing technical advice across the whole range of education policy issues. Over the last four years he has provided strategic advice and senior level support on education reform programmes to governments in African and Asian countries including South Africa, Uganda and India.