Mr Robert Lankester
Department: Governing Body
Qualifications: MA (Cantab), PGCE
Robert graduated from Cambridge with a History degree in 1980 following which he had a career in the city as a stockbroker with de Zoete & Bevan and then BZW. In 1987/88 he attended Durham University in order to complete his teaching qualification. Thereafter he took up an appointment at Uppingham in the History and Politics Department. He was a housemaster for 10 years at Uppingham and Senior Housemaster for one before being appointed as Headmaster of Maidwell Hall in 2001. Most recently he has been involved in managing the transition of Maidwell Hall into a coeducational boarding school. He is married to Carey and they have two children. They have a house in Wales to which they escape in the holidays. Robert is the Common Room liaison Governor.