Meet the team

Mitesh Bhimjiyani – founder 

Mitesh is the brains behind the operation. He’s responsible for the overall direction of the company, developing relationships with schools, universities and employers, and making sure that the business runs smoothly. He's also a big advocate of diversity with his parents having emigrated to UK from Africa & India, he was also the first in his family to attend university.

Mitesh started Success at School when he found himself in need of some inspiration. He’d had a successful career in investment banking but he didn’t feel fulfilled. When he looked back on the careers advice he’d got at school, he realised he’d never had the chance to explore his options, so he decided to make sure that the same thing didn’t happen to young people today.

When not coming up with new ideas, Mitesh plays a lot of sport – cricket and hockey mainly, but he also dabbles in others. Although he doesn’t get a lot of time to do it, Mitesh would love to travel more and take lots of photos!

Employers, universities and local authorities interested in partnering with Success at School can reach Mitesh at mitesh@successatschool.org.

Fleur Newton – relationship manager

Fleur manages Success at Schools’ partnerships with employers. She advises employers on how best to engage with young people, their teachers and parents. Fleur studied History at the University York before moving to Paris for three years to learn French and start her career in relationship management.

Now living in London, Fleur enjoys swimming, art, dancing and travelling to unusual places. 

If you want to connect with students, their teachers and parents, drop Fleur a line at fleur@successatschool.org

Clare Wiley – content editor

Clare is a journalist and editor who has covered everything from arts and technology to the environment. Clare studied law at university before deciding to pursue a career in journalism. She has written for a range of newspapers and websites, and is passionate about discovering inspiring ideas and innovations.

She is excited to work with Success at School on vibrant, engaging content of all kinds that helps young people make informed decisions about their careers. Clare is responsible for bringing readers high-quality, interesting and relevant information about education and careers.

In her spare time Clare loves cycling, exploring new places and cooking.

If you have ideas for brilliant content, get in touch with Clare at clare@successatschool.org.

JamieJamie Goodland – editorial team

Jamie makes sure that the Success at School website is full of the most up-to-date, relevant and interesting information about education and careers. This includes latest news, blog posts and advice. He also produces our email newsletter.

Before joining Success at School, Jamie managed the website of an international children's charity, and has written for newspapers and websites since his university days. As well as his wife and cat, he loves music, travelling, spending time in the countryside – and is a bit of a film buff.

If you have any story or blog ideas for Jamie, he’d love to hear them – email jamie@successatschool.org

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