Bobby Seagull

Bobby Seagull

 

Bobby believes in ‘the teacher effect’: a teacher has a multiplier impact on the welfare of our society. Having completed his PGCE at Cambridge University, Bobby is also undertaking his Masters in Education (specialising in Maths) there. He is teaching Maths at a secondary school in East London. He is also captaining Emmanuel College, Cambridge, on the current 2016-17 series of BBC's University Challenge.

Brought up in Newham, he won a Sixth Form Scholarship for A-Levels at Eton College, studied Maths at Oxford University for a year and did a Maths & Economics degree at Royal Holloway. Bobby worked as a Trader in investment banking (Lehman Brothers and Nomura) and qualified as a Chartered Accountant (PwC). He is co-founder of OxFizz, an award-winning educational social enterprise.

He competes for a middle distance running club, plays amateur football and is an avid West Ham fan!