Appointment of New Headmaster Announced
The Governors of Strathallan School are pleased to announce the appointment of Mr Mark Lauder as the new Headmaster of the School, succeeding Mr Bruce Thompson who has been Headmaster since 2000.
Mr Lauder will take up position on 1 January 2018 and will become the tenth Headmaster since the School was founded in 1913.
Mark Lauder is an outstanding appointment for Strathallan. Educated at Hermitage Academy in Helensburgh, he studied at the University of Aberdeen and then at St Edmund Hall, Oxford where he became Junior Dean of College and led the University Lightweight Rowing squad to victory against Cambridge as President of the squad and later Head Coach.
He brings with him excellent educational experience in a boarding environment and has worked at a number of prestigious schools including Felsted School in Essex where he was Deputy Headmaster and Head of Boarding.He is currently Headmaster of Ashville College, Harrogate which he joined in 2010.