Christian Wilcocks has been announced as the new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Omega Multi-Academy Trust. He replaces Jon Wright, previous CEO, following his retirement in April 2022. Christian was previously the Executive Principal of the White Rose Academies Trust in Leeds. Prior to joining Omega Multi-Academy, Christian has accumulated over 25 years of experience in education and as Executive Principal at White Rose Academies Trust he oversaw a number of Primary and Secondary Schools in Leeds. He brings with him an exceptional track record in school leadership.

Christian Wilcocks said “It is a privilege and an honour to be taking on this leading role with the Omega Multi-Academy Trust. I believe that every young person, regardless of their background, should make progress in every lesson and benefit from exceptional teaching, consistently high standards and shared high expectations. I am committed to elevating the Trust to the highest standard, whilst striving to provide a quality education to all children.”

Andrew Bent, Chair of Trustees, welcomes Christian’s appointment, “We are delighted to appoint Christian to lead the Omega Multi-Academy Trust. Christian brings with him a wealth of experience and ambition, which is so crucial when we are dealing with some of the most complex challenges of our time. We are excited to watch the Trust grow from strength to strength under his leadership”.