Mrs Emi Aghdiran: Biography

Emi Aghdiran MBA, Assistant Head (Business Management) and Company Secretary, joined Queen Elizabeth’s School in 1998, having previously worked within a major US investment bank’s international management division.

Her first post at QE was Examinations Officer and she became Business Manager from 2000.

Mrs Aghdiran, who gained her MBA from Manchester Business School, was appointed to the position of Assistant Head in 2008. She has served as Company Secretary since the School converted to academy status in 2010.

Her work involves leading the financial, administrative and support functions of the School. She also provides support for various activities that fall outside the day-to-day operations of the School, including QE’s fundraising.

Mrs Aghdiran currently serves on the Governing Body’s Finance Committee and is also a Trustee of the Friends of Queen Elizabeth’s.