The Governing body is responsible for the well-being of the school as a whole, taking or endorsing strategic and financial decisions, monitoring the College's finances, and appointing the Master.

Wellington’s Governors come from a wide range of backgrounds, including business, education, the forces and the professions, and all are deeply committed to the school’s continuing success. All are regular visitors to the school, meeting staff and students to stay in tune with developments.

The Vice-President can be contacted c/o Wellington College, Crowthorne, Berkshire RG45 7PU

Vice-President and Chairman of Governors – Peter G.C. Mallinson, BSc, MBA

Peter is an Old Wellingtonian (Picton 1973 – 1977).  He was awarded the Morehead Scholarship to the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill before joining Goldman Sachs in New York, subsequently working in London and Hong Kong, becoming a partner in 1994, and running Pan-European Equities until 2002. Peter has been: a trustee of New Philanthropy Capital; Member of the Board of Visitors Kenan-Flagler Business School, University of North Carolina; Chairman, The Tennis & Rackets Association; Vice-President, Save the Children UK; and Partner CDK Investments LLP.

Ex-officio Governor

The Duke of Wellington, MA, Hon.D.Litt, OBE, DL

Other Governors

  • Gabriela Galceran Ball
  • Edward Chaplin, CMG, OBE
  • Ron Dennis, CBE
  • Professor Peter J. A. D. Frankopan, MA (Cantab), DPhil (Oxon), FRSA
  • William Jackson, MA (Oxon)
  • Felicity Kirk, LLB
  • Jill May, BA
  • Mark Milliken-Smith, QC
  • Robert Perrins, BSc, ACA
  • Ginny Rhodes, BA, PGCE
  • Duncan Ritchie, FCA
  • Helen Stevenson, MA
  • The Rt Hon the Lord Strathclyde, CH
  • Howard Veary, BA, FCA