IPSEF Speakers

David Hicks

Principal, Emirates International School, Jumeirah

David is an experienced educator with over 20 years’ experience in both UK and international settings. He is currently Principal of a large IB 4-programme school having previously been Head of Secondary, Deputy Head and a member of school leadership within 4 different IB and UK curriculum schools. David holds a Master’s degree in Educational Leadership as well as the NPQH qualification. He served as a member of the IB Regional Council until recently. He was also the founding chair of the UAE IB Association of Schools. David is the proud father of two children and in his spare time enjoys coaching youth rugby.