Chief Executive of the Learning Trust
A teacher by profession, Alan's former appointments include directorships in the two inner London education authorities of Lambeth and Hackney.
He has been the Chief Executive of the Learning Trust since its launch in August 2002. The Learning Trust provides all the statutory education services in the London Borough of Hackney.
In January 2006, Mr Wood took on responsibility as Director of Children's Services for Hackney alongside his role of Chief Executive of the Learning Trust.