IntoUniversity Head Office

To find out more about our Head Office team please explore the information below.

If you have any questions for the team please do get in touch and we will be happy to help.

If you're coming in to see us, please note that the entrance to our office is on Treadgold Street, just around the corner from the main site entrance on Sirdar Road. 

Dr Rachel Carr OBE

Dr Rachel Carr is the Chief Executive and co-founder of IntoUniversity. Previously, she was a university lecturer and Head of an English Department. She has over 20 years’ experience working with children and young people.

Dr Hugh Rayment-Pickard

Dr Hugh Rayment-Pickard is our Chief Strategy Officer. He has over 20 years’ experience in the not-for-profit sector and is a co-founder of IntoUniversity.

Zoe Cox

Zoe Cox is our Director of Regional Operations. Zoe helped develop the IntoUniversity Programme for five years at North Kensington before becoming Centre Manager at Lambeth, Brent and then Bow. Previously, she worked as a drama teacher.

Laura Morley

Laura Morley is our Director of Volunteering and Student Welfare. Laura was Centre Leader at our Lambeth Centre for three years. She is currently on maternity leave. 

Dan Century

Dan Century joined us as our Director of Finance in March 2014. Dan has a degree in Medieval and Modern History and has more than nine years’ experience working in the financial services sector.

Hannah Purkiss

Hannah Purkiss is the Director of London Operations based at our Head Office. Hannah joined us as a graduate-trainee Education Worker in August 2010.

Laide Bissessar

Laide Bissessar is our Senior Fundraising Manager at Head Office. Previously she was Centre Leader at our Brixton centre. 

Emily Pickett

Emily Pickett is our Senior Communications Manager. Emily has a degree in Politics and French and previously worked in the Civil Service. 

Alex Quinn

Alex Quinn is our Senior Data and Impact Manager. He has a degree in Natural Sciences and previously worked for the Zoological Society of London.

Enzo Petrasso

Enzo Petrasso is our I.T. and Facilities Manager. Enzo has over 15 years' experience within the IT industry, working across the public, private, legal and financial sectors. Enzo previously worked as a CTO for a Private Navy.

Lizzie Boyce

Lizzie Boyce is our Senior Corporate Partnerships Manager. Lizzie has a degree in Biology and joined us as an Education Worker in August 2013. She previously interned at our Hammersmith centre, and has worked at Explore Learning and The Science Museum.

Farah Ahmad

Farah Ahmad is our Senior Fundraising Officer with responsibility for Individual Donors. Farah joined us in September 2015 and has degrees from Queen Mary, University of London and LSE. 

Hannah Thomas

Hannah Thomas is our Senior Corporate Partnerships Officer and joined us in September 2015. She recently completed her degree in French with International Relations at the University of Exeter. 

Kerry Culbert

Kerry Culbert is our Senior Finance Officer. Kerry has a degree in History. She was previously the Activities Events Co-ordinator at Sussex Students’ Union. 

Rachel Addison-Child

Rachel Addison-Child is our Executive Assistant. She joined us in August 2016 and has a degree in French Studies from the University of London Institute in Paris. 

Sanmeet Kaur

Sanmeet Kaur joined us in 2017 as our Fundraising Officer. Sanmeet has a degree in History from UCL and previously volunteered as a mentor at the Hopscotch Asian Women's Centre. 

Sinead Smith

Sinead Smith is Head of our BlackRock Partnership and also leads on Student Enrichment for the charity. Sinead joined us in August 2010, and was previously Centre Leader at our Walworth and Brent centres. She is based at our Head Office. 

Benjamin Hunt​

Benjamin Hunt​ is our HR Advisor. Benjamin previously worked as an HR Officer in the Government Legal Department and as an HR Advisor at the British Museum. Benjamin has a degree in Philosophy from the University of Roehampton. 

Tommy Bullen

Tommy Bullen​ joined us in 2017 as our Fundraising Officer (Trusts and Foundations) at Head Office. Tommy has a degree in Natural Sciences from University College London and previously worked as as a TEFL Teacher in Argentina. 

Anna Milne

Anna Milne joined us in January 2018 as our Fundraising Officer (Corporate Partnerships). Anna​ ​studied Psychological and Behavioural Sciences at the University of Cambridge and previously worked as an Office Manager and a Support Worker.

Anne Mason

Anne​ ​Mason​ joined us in January 2018 as our Senior Philanthropy Manager. Anne has worked in fundraising for the last seven years and previously worked on the Development Team at Eton College.

Jack Hampton

Jack​ ​Hampton​ is our Set-Up and Strategy Co-ordinator. Jack has a degree in Philosophy, Politics and Economics from the University of Oxford. He previously worked as the President of the Oxford Students’ Union and volunteered at ReThink Mental Illness.

Contact Head Office

IntoUniversity Head Office
95 Sirdar Road
North Kensington
London W11 4EQ

Nearest tube stations are Latimer Road, Holland Park or Shepherd's Bush. 

View a map here.

Tel: 020 7243 0242


Our Senior Management Team

The Senior Management Team comprises:

Dr Rachel Carr, Chief Executive
Dr Hugh Rayment-Pickard, Chief Strategy Officer
Zoe Cox, Director of Regional Operations
Laura Morley, Director of Volunteering and Student Welfare
Dan Century, Director of Finance
Hannah Purkiss, Director of London Operations 

For our organisational diagram, please click here.


Other charity-wide roles 

Katherine Walker is our Boarding Schools Bursary Manager, based at our Islington centre

Caitlin Dalgleish is our Associate Network Manager, based at our Islington centre