Governance & Accreditation

The School Leadership Team (SLT) for The Perse School Singapore is led by the Board of Directors, who are registered as managers as prescribed under the PEI Act. The four members of the Board of Directors who oversee governance are Tan Tee How, Law Cheong Yan, Gan Chin Huat and Dr Koh Thiam Seng. The School Leadership Team governs all school activities. Its roles include setting school goals and targets with the Heads of Department, assessing progress and appraising the school against goals and targets, and defining school policies and procedures. The Advisory Council meets biannually and provides general guidance and advice on major matters relating to the operation of the School including the school’s values and ethos, recruitment and retention of staff, educational provision and the quality audit. Members of the Advisory Council are Dr Koh Thiam Seng, Gan Chin Huat, Ed Elliott (Head of The Perse School Cambridge) and James Piper (Head of The Perse Prep School Cambridge). The Perse Cambridge team inspects The Perse School Singapore annually and provides guidance relating to all standards as defined in the school strategic plan.

Senior Leadership Team ‍

Governance & Accreditation
Benyna Richards
Principal

Bachelor of Arts (Hons) – Kings College, London
Master of Arts – Kings College, London
Post Graduate Certificate in Education – University of Nottingham Trent

Governance & Accreditation
Roger Teng
Deputy Principal

Post-Graduate Diploma in Education – National Institute of Education (Singapore)
Bachelor of Arts in Urban Studies – University of Maryland College Park Campus

Governance & Accreditation
Andrew Morse
Assistant Headteacher & Head of Department (English)

Bachelor of Arts in English Literature (Hons) – University of Northampton, England

Academic and Examination Board Members

Benyna Richards
Principal

Bachelor of Arts – Kings College, London
Master of Arts (hons) – Kings College, London
Post Graduate Certificate in Education – University of Nottingham Trent

Roger Teng
Deputy Principal

Post-Graduate Diploma in Education – National Institute of Education (Singapore)
Bachelor of Arts in Urban Studies – University of Maryland College Park Campus

Louise Grant
Founding Director, Primus Schoolhouse

Master of Education & Graduate Diploma – University of Sydney
Diploma of Education -Australian Catholic University

Gan Chin Huat
  • Director of Schools and Senior Vice President, Sing Ed Global School House
  • Management Representative, The Perse School Singapore 

Master of Education – Harvard University
Diploma in Education (Post-Graduate) – Institute of Education, National University of Singapore
Bachelor Social Science (Hons in Economics) – National University of Singapore
Bachelor of Arts – National University of Singapore

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