Barnaby SandowHead of School, Barnaby Sandow joined ACS International School Cobham at the start of the current academic year following five years in south-east Asia as principal at Jerudong International School in Brunei. A passionate teacher and champion of international education, Barnaby also has many years’ experience as a deputy principal and academic director.

A firm advocate of an international education, he asserts that schooling with an international outlook is exactly the type of education that the world needs right now and that a wide experience of different cultures truly prepares young people for the diverse global society that awaits beyond campus.

Alongside ACS Cobham’s reputation for academic achievement and global university admissions, Barnaby also believes that a truly good school needs to nurture critical thinking, independence and resilience in students so that they are ready to meet life’s challenges with ease.