Our Trustees have the ultimate responsibility for directing the affairs of GIoCT, ensuring that we are solvent, well-run, and delivering the charitable outcomes for which we were set up. Trustees give their time voluntarily and are not remunerated for their work on behalf of GIoCT.

Frankie Lowe

Founder & CEO of GIoCT

Frankie Lowe is an educator, entrepreneur, philanthropist and vegetarian guru. In 2003, she established the first cultural centre in Shanghai.

Dr. Edrys Barkham

Director of Admission,
Bryanston School

Edrys Barkham is an educator and leader with diverse talents who has devoted her life to education while maintaining a keen interest in biology and archaeology.

Prof Antonios Tsourdos

Professor of Autonomous Systems and Control, Cranfield University

Antonios Tsourdos is Director of Research, School of Aerospace, Transport and Manufacturing and member of the University Executive at Cranfield University.

Amanda Lando

Former Head of JDS

Amanda is a former headteacher who obtained her B.Ed (1st Class Honours)
NPQH from the Institute of Education (London).

Mark Runco

Director of Creativity Research and Programming, Southern Oregon University

Mark Runco is a leading creativity scholar who is active in empirical research and has published cognitive, economic, genetic, historical, developmental, and educational books and articles on the topic.