Jackie Randhawa Trustee

Jackie Randhawa: Trustee

Jackie Randhawa is an established marketing professional with international and local experience in the FMCG, TV, film and media industries. Jackie joined the Nova trustees board in 2015.

kanika Seth trustee

Kanika Seth: Trustee

Kanika is a Partner at EY with over 15 years financial services consulting experience in delivering complex compliance, regulatory, risk management, governance, technology and cyber security engagements.
Kanika has a Masters in Management from the London School of Economics and is a certified professional. She holds a variety of leadership roles across EY and is a key sponsor for diversity and inclusiveness initiatives within the financial services industry.

Shirley Wakelin Chair

Shirley Wakelin: Chair

Shirley Wakelin joined the trustee team in October 2011 and became Chair in 2016. Following a 20+yr career in the pharmaceutical industry where she held a variety of leadership roles, Shirley now supports young leaders as they are promoted into people management positions. She believes that we can all achieve more when others believe in us and give us support and encouragement.

Pauline McKittrick

Children’s English Tutor: Born in Liverpool


Fiona Clark

Children’s English Tutor: Born in Tyneside


Lola Famubode

IAG Advisor: Born in London


Tom Charles

Trusts & Foundations Officer: Born in Sheffield


Moira Conway Literacy Tutor Nova New Opportunies People

Moira Conway

English Tutor: Born in Geneva