The Governors of Brighton College Bangkok are delighted to announce the appointment of Mr David Tongue as Founding Headmaster.
David Tongue is 39 years old and was educated at Watford Boys’ Grammar School, from where he went on to read Geography at the University of Loughborough. He also holds an MSc in Educational Leadership. Following teaching appointments in the UK, David became Head of Geography and Curriculum Director at Runnymede College, a leading HMC school in Madrid, before being appointed as Assistant Director of Education and Headmaster of the Falkland Islands Community School. Most recently, he has served as Headmaster of Brighton College’s second sister school in the UAE, Brighton College Al Ain.
David is married to Victoria and they have two young children, Harry and Annabella, both of whom will be joining the College.
As a serving Brighton College Headmaster, David is uniquely placed to lead the development of Brighton College Bangkok when it opens its Pre-Prep School in 2016 and Prep and Senior Schools in 2017. The Governors are very much looking forward to welcoming David and Victoria and their family to Bangkok.