Anita Gleave launches Ladies who LaunchED! on International Women’s Day 2024

Today, International Women’s Day 2024, Chatsworth Schools Founder and CEO, Anita Gleave officially launches Ladies who LaunchED! – a brand new community for female founders across all aspects of education.



You can’t be what you can’t see and Anita believes there are many ladies out there who have or want to start something in the ED space. They want to follow their dream, they want to make a difference they want to change the world. Ladies who LaunchED! want to celebrate the success of those who have and the entrepreneurs, businesswomen and dreamers in the world of EDucation.




By meeting, sharing, focussing, empowering and shining a light on women at all stages of their journey….


NOW and every day.




Anita Gleave launches Ladies who LaunchED! with 19 fellow female education pioneers as the founding members:

Lil Bremermann-Richard – Group CEO, Oxford International Education Group
Kirstie Hampshire – Head, The Village School for Girls
Faiza Mubeen – Director of Inclusion, Beech Hall School Riyadh
Victoria Humphries – Keynote speaker and resilience trainer
Sarah Wallace – Head, Highfield School for Girls
Lettie – CMO, Chatsworth Schools
Pam Mundy – Director, Pam Mundy Associates
Rasha Saїd – Founder, The Toucan Project
Clemmie Stewart – Executive Principal, Beech Hall School Riyadh
Dr Hannah Burke-Tomlinson – Outstanding Schools
Harriet Dyball – Director, Crosthwaite Communications
Louise Dawson – Director, Inclusion Consultancy
Jenny Pool – Co-Founder, 8billionideas
Sarah Thorne – Head, The London Acorn School
Vivianne Thompson – Director of Early Years, Chatsworth Schools
Almira Sirbayeva – Head of Marketing and Admissions, Beech Hall School Riyadh
Kristine Scott – Head of Education and Charities, HCR Law
Joanna Leach – Head, Griffin House School
Melissa McBride – CEO and Founder, Sophia Technologies



We will be sharing more information about community events and support for aspiring female founders very soon. For more information visit or contact Andrew Elias –

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